If you have a surplus of condensed milk in your pantry, these condensed milk recipes will serve you well! Many of these recipes make brilliant budget-friendly gifts, especially for Christmas, so be sure to bookmark for later!
Condensed milk recipes are coming thick and fast
From balls to slices, fudge and even a Biscoff ice cream – ALL of these recipes will please a sweet tooth to no end! Most of these condensed milk recipes use a full tin, but for the few that don’t, please know that you can freeze condensed milk by pouring it into a zip-lock bag and freezing it flat.
18 condensed milk recipes for every sweet tooth
1. Jelly slice
An oldie but a goodie, a jelly slice is a three-layered cheesecake (without being an actual cheesecake). This jelly slice recipe is incredibly easy to make and is always a hit with a crowd!
2. 3-ingredient Oreo balls
Delicious Oreo balls wrapped in coconut, they’ve got the flavour profile of a lamington with a sweet Oreo edge. They’re perfect for that pesky sweet craving – or give as a gift to a fellow Oreo biscuit lover!
3. Caramel fudge
School holidays are here so bring on the sugar to get us through the days, right?! I give you an easy peasy Thermomix caramel fudge recipe to kick the 3pm slump… and the 100s&1000s make it!
4. 3-ingredient apricot balls
A last-minute kids’ snack idea, party plate or after-school treat doesn’t get much easier than this 3-ingredient apricot balls recipe. It’s delicious and quick AND you can keep a stash of these ingredients in your pantry so you’re ready to blitz them up in just minutes!
5. Bubble tea at home
My new fave delight, bubble tea is so refreshing and delicious. A cold tea brew with sweet, chewy tapioca pearls and laden with ice. Skip the queue and learn how to make bubble tea at home – it’s easier than you think!
6. Choc orange Jaffas fudge
What better flavour combo is there than chocolate and orange? Sweet and zesty, this choc orange Jaffas fudge is an absolute hit with kids and adults alike. I mean, who can resist Jaffa encrusted fudge?
7. Rainbow jelly cake
Jelly-loving kids are going to think all of their birthdays have come at once with this wobbly jelly cake. It’s FUN, it’s different and stained glass jelly is CLEVER!
8. Lemon coconut slice
The perfect sweet afternoon pick-me-up or lunch box treat, this lemon coconut slice is lip-smackingly good and a winner for lovers of all things lemon!
9. 3-ingredient Biscoff ice cream
OK, if they’re handing out awards for the easiest, most satisfying recipes this year, this Biscoff ice cream surely is a front-runner in the race. Just THREE ingredients, plus you don’t even need an ice cream machine!
10. Baileys Irish Cream balls
If it’s a homemade edible gift, a sweet late-night treat or something fancy (but fuss-free) to offer guests that you want, these Baileys Irish Cream balls are the bomb-diggity! Just blitz, mix and roll.
11. Vanilla bean ice cream with Yakult!
Getting some added gut health into your daily diet is super easy if you’re an ice cream lover! We make Yakult no-churn vanilla bean ice cream with ease – and you can too. It’s sweet and creamy, just like the real deal.
12. Churros with Caramilk sauce
If you’re gearing up for a big night of Netflix binging, fix yourself a decadent churros snack complete with a luxuriously silky vanilla Caramilk sauce to (double) dip into. YUM!
13. Chocolate caramel slice
Need a low-cost, morning tea option using pantry basics? A chocolate caramel slice is always the answer. Sweet caramel sandwiched between a buttery biscuit layer and chocolate. I’ll take two pieces thanks!
14. Giant cherry ripe slice
Yes, you read that right. You can make a Giant Cherry Ripe Bar at home. It’s a little bit brownie, a little bit cherry coconut and a whole lot of choc wrapped deliciousness.
15. Rolo, Maltesers and Choc Ripple biscuit slice
Could there be any greater thing to come from the kitchen, when three of the best chocolate sweet treats become ONE? I think not. Sweet tooths, come see what all the fuss is about with this Rolo, Maltesers and Choc Ripple biscuit slice!
16. Layered jelly cups
You’ll get a mum of the year award for pulling these babies out of the fridge on Christmas day, layered jelly cups not only look fancy pants but they’re a crowd favourite.
17. 4-ingredient condensed milk mayonnaise
Prepare for your mind to be blown because you can make a mayonnaise recipe and salad dressing with a tin of condensed milk. This 4-ingredient condensed milk mayonnaise recipe is an absolute hit – just like Grandma used to make!
18. Condensed milk caramel
It’s almost like turning water into wine, but BETTER. We’re talking about taking a simple run-of-the-mill tin of sweetened condensed milk and turning it into a tin of delectable, thick caramel without even opening the tin. Perfect for filling tart shells too!
There you have it, 18 delicious condensed milk recipes to use up ALL the tins in your pantry. Do you have a favourite recipe using condensed milk? Drop it in the comments below, we’d love to hear it!