Sweetened Condensed Milk Recipes

Martha Washington Candy
Diana Rattray

Condensed milk may not be a common ingredient in many household pantries but this simple ingredient can make dozens of tasty dishes. If you've ever run out of milk or sugar for your morning coffee, this product is a great alternative. Condensed milk is milk that has had the water removed, sweetened condensed milk means sugar has been added. It has all the health benefits of milk but can keep for years if unopened. It's most commonly used in desserts like the ones you'll find below. 

Recipes With Sweetened Condensed Milk

  • Sweetened Condensed Milk Substitute - If you don't have sweetened condensed milk on hand, this simple recipe will make the equivalent of a 14-ounce can.
  • Frozen Peanut Butter Cup Pie - this delicious frozen pie is made with a graham cracker or cookie crust and a peanut butter and candy filling.
  • Southern Coconut Cake - This amazing cake is made with a cake mix, coconut, and sweetened condensed milk. It's moist, delicious, and it disappears in minutes.
  • Frozen Lemonade Pie - Just three ingredients in a graham cracker pie shell makes this a perfect summer dessert.
  • Banana Caramel Pie Recipe - This easy pie is made with sweetened condensed milk, bananas, whipped topping, and candy bars.
  • Cherry Pretzel Dessert - This incredible dessert is made with a pretzel crust, sweet cream cheese filling, and cherry pie filling topping. It is one of our favorite desserts!
  • Suzi's Tang Pie - This pie is made with orange drink powder, sour cream, whipped topping, and condensed milk. It's an easy and delicious summertime pie.
  • Easy Chocolate Bourbon Truffles - Sweetened condensed milk makes these truffles quick and easy to prepare, and they can be made with a little more bourbon and less vanilla, if desired.
  • Peanut Butter-Oatmeal Bars - Delicious bars with peanut butter, sweetened condensed milk, and chocolate chips.
  • Blueberry Pizza - This dessert pizza is super easy, and it will be the hit of the party!
  • Chocolate Peanut Candy Clusters - This candy is similar to the popular Goo Goo Cluster, and the recipe is surprisingly easy to prepare.
  • Banana Pudding - Instant pudding and sweetened condensed milk team up to make this shortcut banana pudding.
  • Peach Bread Pudding - This is an easy and delicious peach bread pudding, made with sweetened condensed milk and diced peaches.
  • Easy Cocoa Coconut Balls - An easy no-bake treat, made with cocoa and coconut, along with sweetened condensed milk and confectioners' sugar.
  • Super-Easy Chocolate Fudge - This easy chocolate fudge is a snap to make with sweetened condensed milk, chocolate chips, and a little butter.