Canned: La Lechera Dulce de Leche (Cajeta -Caramel) is a thick/solid milk based caramel, it does NOT pour, it must be spooned out of the can.

Squeeze: La Lechera Dulce de Leche Squeeze is a thinner squeezable caramel sauce, in a convenient packaging.

The canned and squeeze are not the same products.

La Lechera products can be used straight from the can or squeeze bottle and are great for baking and topping. See our recipe page to get more recipe ideas.

Sweetened Condensed Milk is milk from which water has been removed and is sweetened with sugar.

There are 1 ¼ cups of Sweetened Condensed Milk in a 14 oz. can.


Please refer to Best if Used by Date indicated on the can. As with any dairy product, refrigerate after opening and use within a few days to ensure best quality.

We recommend using the Best if Used By Date because it indicates optimum quality for the product.

As with any dairy, refrigerate after opening and use within a few days. Do not freeze.

Keep in a cool dry place. Do not freeze. Refrigerate after opening.


La Lechera is dairy so it contains milk. Please see the ingredient statements on our products to identify major allergens.

No they are not Kosher certified.

No they are not Halal-Certified.

Lactose-Free Evaporated milk starts just like regular evaporated milk. Fresh whole milk with half the water removed. Then we add the natural enzyme lactase to break down the lactose into simple sugars to make it lactose-free.

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