Dulce de Leche Dessert Ideas: Cupcakes

We came across a recipe for dulce de leche cupcakes that we simply couldn’t resist!  Apparently this recipe has been blogged and revised multiple times on the internet, and rightfully so.  We can attest to that!

Our cans of Nestle La Lechera Dulce de Leche are ideal for both the cake and frosting.

Stay tuned for more dulce de leche recipe ideas from Buena Onda Foods!


Chimichurri in a flash!

There are many chimichurri recipes out there, but they require a lot of spices you may not have on hand.  Are you looking for an easier way to make chimichurri sauce?  We’ve got a perfect suggestion — Alicante Dry Chimichurri mix.  Below is our recipe as well as some photos of the steps involved.

Alicante Chimichurri

Alicante Chimichurri Dry Mix 50 grams

The official recipe says to add water and vinegar in a 1:1 fashion, but our recipe is a little different.  Here’s our recipe for chimichurri sauce:

In a bowl, mix the following:

Let the mixture sit for about 10 minutes.  Then add:

  • 6-  tablespoons of olive oil
  • a pinch of salt

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Dulce de Leche Dessert Ideas

How about some dulce de leche cheesecake bars for your March Madness party this weekend?  Here’s another great dessert idea using your favorite dulce de leche.

Photo & Recipe courtesy of epicurious.com

Photo & Recipe courtesy of epicurious.com

A graham cracker crust, delicious Philadelphia cheese filling, and a whipped dulce de leche glaze.  What an easy, tasty treat for your party!

Full recipe available at epicurious.com.

Dulce de Leche Dessert Ideas

Do you have a sweet tooth?  Are you looking for a quick, simple, and delicious dessert this weekend?  Why not try something new with Nestle La Lechera dulce de leche?


  • Dulce de leche
  • Your favorite Betty Crocker chocolate brownie mix
  • Vanilla ice cream

Simply mix and bake the brownies as you normally would.  Once they have cooled, cut them into small pieces and lay them on some vanilla ice cream.  Slightly heat some dulce de leche in the microwave or on the stove and drizzle it over the brownies and ice cream.


Photo courtesy of bettycrocker.com

Photo courtesy of bettycrocker.com