Dulce Argentino (Aka Really Yummy Caramel Roll Cake)

READY IN: 1hr 7mins
Recipe by LaLa8224

Passed on to me from my best friend's dad who is Cuban. An authentic dessert that's light but decadent.

Top Review by apples_for_eva

I greased the pan and still couldn't get the cake out. It doesn't say what size "cookie sheet." I assumed one with sides on it, not a flat one. "Fluffy" was a little vauge for me- stiff peaks, or foamy? Because I must say, I went with foamy and that didn't work out. It doesn't say what size can of condensed milk, either. It needs to be more specific, all around.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Beat egg whites until fluffy.
  2. Add sugar, flour and egg yolks, beat 3-4 minutes.
  3. Add vanilla and mix.
  4. Pour batter onto greased cookie sheet.
  5. Bake in oven 7-10 minutes at 350°F.
  6. Remove from oven and turn out onto damp cheese cloth and roll up.
  7. Wait to cool, then unroll.
  8. Pour 1 can Carnation Sweetened Condensed Milk into double-boiler pan; cover.
  9. Place over boiling water, cook over water, stirring occasionally, for 60 to 75 minutes, or until thick and light caramel.
  10. Remove from heat, beat until smooth with dash of vermouth (make sure consistency is thick).
  11. Let caramel (dulce de leche) cool COMPLETELY, place in refrigerator to cool.
  12. Spread dulce de leche on unrolled cake, then roll again.

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