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Cajeta Ice Cream Sundaes

Serves 4

Total Time
5 mins

Silvana Salcido Esparza, chef of the popular Barrio Café in Phoenix and Barrio Queen in Scottsdale, Arizona, uses cajeta (caramel) in several tangy, decadent desserts at her restaurants. Here's a no-effort option.

su-Cajeta Ice Cream Sundaes

Photo: Alex Farnum
 3 cups vanilla ice cream
 1/4 cup coffee liqueur, such as KahlĂșa
 1/2 cup cajeta*
 1/2 cup toasted chopped pecans
Step 1

Scoop ice cream into bowls or widemouthed wineglasses. Drizzle liqueur and cajeta on top and sprinkle with pecans.

Step 2

*Find at Latino markets.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 0

Amount Per Serving
Calories 483Calories from Fat 44
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 24g37%

Saturated Fat 7.6g38%
Cholesterol 44mg15%
Sodium 141mg6%
Total Carbohydrate 55g19%

Dietary Fiber 2g8%
Protein 5.7g12%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.