Milk Powder Candies


This Brazilian candy is primarily served at kids parties and the children love its delicious coconut flavor. You will love it too!

Prep Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
60 candies


  • 3 cups powdered milk

  • 1 pound confectioners' sugar

  • ¾ cup canned coconut milk

  • white sugar for rolling


  1. Place powdered milk and confectioners' sugar into a mixing bowl. Stir in coconut milk until all of the powdered milk is moist and a stiff dough has formed.

  2. Form the dough into walnut-sized balls and roll in white sugar to coat. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

93 Calories
2g Fat
17g Carbs
2g Protein
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 60
Calories 93
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 2g 3%
Saturated Fat 2g 8%
Cholesterol 6mg 2%
Sodium 24mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 17g 6%
Total Sugars 17g
Protein 2g
Vitamin C 1mg 3%
Calcium 59mg 5%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 92mg 2%

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

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.