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Dulce de Leche
a sweet Argentinian "confit" made from boiling milk with sugar, lactase and a little bicarbonate of soda until it becomes toffee-like. It is then used as we would use jam. It"s known as "majar blanco" in Chile and Peru; "doce de leite" in Brazil; and "arequipe" in Colombia. For suppliers see our Mail Order Section.