"For all the Coffeemate fans out there!!! Make your own French Vanilla Creamer * 1 can of sweetened condensed milk * 1 1/4 cups milk * 3 tsp vanilla Mix these three together in lidded container. Shake. Enjoy! Keeps in the fridge for up to two weeks. This is brilliant! Would save me so much money!
The "secret" ingredient for amazing iced coffee drinks. Sweet cream made from a 12 oz can of sweetened condensed milk and a 14 oz can of evaporated milk. This idea reminds me of the cafe au lait i would have at cafe du monde in New Orleans, because it's made with evaporated milk. It gives the coffee a different taste than having your coffee with cream.
Homemade Kahlua For any of you interested in making this, make sure you plan ahead. You have to make the Kahlua and then let is set for six weeks. I made mine in the middle of November, so they would be ready to give by Christmas and the recipients could have a drink right away. Homemade Kahlua: 2 cups hot water 2 cups sugar 1 tablespoon instant coffee 1 tablespoon vanilla 2 cups vodka 1/2 cup good brandy
Dulce de Leche Easy: I find boiling a can of sweetened condensed milk for several hours unnerving because of the warnings of possible explosion and now I can make it safely and effortlessly in a slow cooker.