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Pastillas de Leche


Pastillas de Leche is the Filipino version of sweet milk candy, made out of milk and sugar.

Pastillas de Leche

Pastillas de Leche Ingredients

  • 3 cups fresh milk (cow or carabao)
  • 3/4 cup full-cream powdered milk
  • 6 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 1 cup sugar for rolling

Pastillas de Leche Cooking Instructions:

  1. In a pan, boil milk and sugar and stir continously.
  2. When mixture turns into a paste, add butter and gradually add powdered milk, mixing thoroughly until mixture is mallealble enough to form a shape. Let cool.
  3. Using a spoon, scoop the mixture and form into a small cylindrical shape.
  4. Using a board, roll in sugar and wrap the pastillas in candy wrapper.

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