Easy Dulce De Leche Iced Coffee Recipe


The best thing to drink on a hot summer’s day is an excellent brewed iced coffee. Not only an iced coffee gives you the freshness that you need from a hot day, but it also wakes your mind up by giving it a caffeine shot. There are many different ways you can make an iced coffee. Our’s way of preparing iced coffee differs a little bit, and that’s why it makes all the difference in taste, aroma, and flavor. What we have for you today is the step-by-step guide on how to make Dulce De Leche Iced Coffee at your home in just a few minutes.

What actually Is Dulce De Leche?

Before we go any further into the making process, we need to clear out what is Dulce De Leche. See it is a confection introduced in Latin America. Which you can prepare by slowly heating the sweetened milk. It drives its flavor from the Maillard reaction in which it changes it’s coloring and gets the taste similar to Charamel.

How To Prepare Dulce De Leche?

The easiest way to make a Dulce De Leche is slowly stirring the sugar and simmering milk. You can add other things to it if you want to enhance the flavor, such as vanilla, according to your likings. 

Easy Dulce De Leche Iced Coffee Recipe
Easy Dulce De Leche Iced Coffee Recipe

What happens during the stirring of the two ingredients is much of the water present in your milk gets evaporated. And your mix becomes thick. In addition to this, you need to keep the quantities in check as once the process is done. The Dulce De Leche will be almost one-sixth of the amount of the milk used.

Now you might be thinking about how it gets its color well, and it gets its color mainly from two processes taking place. The first one is the caramelization, and the second one is the Maillard reaction. Both are taking place simultaneously.

Preparation Of Cold Brew Coffee

Now we have covered all the basics, not let us move to the recipe of creating the iced coffee. You will be needing the following ingredients. Which are written down below to make a nice iced coffee?

½ cup of cold brew coffee concentrate.

Also, you will need 4-5 tablespoons of Dulce De Leche for each cup.

Some Ice Cubes.

Lastly, you need some whole milk. 

Easy Dulce De Leche Iced Coffee Recipe
Easy Dulce De Leche Iced Coffee Recipe

The Procedure Of Making Ice Coffee 

Starting with the process, you will need 2-3 tablespoons of cold brew coffee concentrate. Add Dulce De Leche in a small bowl and mix it with the concentrated brewed coffee. After that, mix the two things vigorously until you see it getting adequately combined with the coffee concentration. Now you put the mixture in 12 ounces of mason jars and add ice cubes to it. 

Finally, all you need to do is top the mixture with whole milk and close the jar and mix it. Give it a gentle shake, so all the ingredients mix up well. Now put the pots down and serve them with the straw to yourself or your friends.

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