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Tres Leches Cake

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Tres Leches Cake

Tres Leches Cake is an authentic Mexican cake soaked in three kinds of milk, topped with whipped cream and cinnamon. The ultimate indulgent dessert recipe!

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The Best Authentic Tres Leches Cake Recipe from The Food Charlatan

47 · 45 minutes · If you have never had Tres Leches Cake, you are in for a treat! Picture this: a fluffy white sheet cake, poked with holes and soaked in a mixture of coconut milk, sweetened condensed milk, and evaporated milk (tres leches means 3 milks!) The resulting cake is irresistibly moist. It's perfect for Cinco de Mayo!

Ingredients

Produce
  • 1 Strawberries
Refrigerated
  • 5 Eggs
Canned Goods
  • 1 (13.6-oz) can Coconut milk, full-fat
  • 1 (12-oz) can Evaporated milk
Baking & Spices
  • 1/2 tsp Almond extract
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 1/2 cups Flour
  • 1 cup Granulated sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Kosher salt
  • 1/2 cup Powdered sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp Vanilla
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Butter
  • 1 (14-oz) can Condensed milk, sweetened
  • 2 cups Heavy cream
Other
  • 2 cups Coco Crema* (about 1 (15-oz) can)
Tres Leches Cake

This Tres Leches Cake gets its name from being filled with three different types of creamy milks. It’s ultra moist, rich, and amazing!

This Authentic homemade Tres Leches Cake is light and soaked in a sweet milk mixture. This simple Mexican dessert is one of our favorites! #mexicanfood #mexicancake #treslechescake

241 · 40 minutes · This Authentic homemade Tres Leches Cake is light and soaked in a sweet milk mixture. This simple Mexican dessert is one of our favorites! #mexicanfood #mexicancake #treslechescake

Ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 5 Eggs, whole
Canned Goods
  • 1 can Evaporated milk carnation
Baking & Spices
  • 1 1/4 cup All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 Butter to grease the pan
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1 1/4 cup Sugar
  • 3 1/2 tsp Vanilla
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Butter, unsalted
  • 1 can Condensed milk nestle la lechera
  • 1 1/4 cup Heavy whipping cream
Beer, Wine & Liquor
  • 4 tbsp Rum or brandy
Other
  • 1 cup Of heavy heavy whipping or 1 can of “media crema nestle”
Tres Leches Cake made with a Cake Mix

487 · 70 minutes · A moist and delicious vanilla cake is made even more special with a drizzle of 3 milks and a covering of whipped topping and fresh berries.

Ingredients

Produce
  • 1 cup Raspberries, fresh
Refrigerated
  • 4 Eggs
Canned Goods
  • 16 oz Evaporated milk
Baking & Spices
  • 8 oz Topping, whipped
  • 1 box Vanilla cake mix
  • 1 tsp Vanilla extract
Dairy
  • 1/2 cup Butter
  • 14 oz Condensed milk, sweetened
  • 1 cup Milk
  • 1 1/2 cup Whole milk
Tres Leches Cake

Cake can come in many forms, but this Tres Leches Cake just seems to have one of the best flavors and textures in my opinion.

Poking Holes in Tres Leches Cake with Fork Image

Take one ultra tender vanilla sponge cake, soak it with a sweet mixture of three milks, top it with a simple whipped cream frosting, and you've got yourself one totally fabulous amazingly delicious Tres Leches Cake. Tres Leches literally means "three milks," and it's this three-milk syrup that provides the cake's namesake and makes it distinct. And believe me, that three-milk syrup makes this cake distinctly delicious, too.

Chocolate Tres Leches Cake Recipe {Homemade Three Milk Cake}

304 · 60 minutes · Chocolate Tres Leches Cake has the most amazing flavor. Made with three milks, this cake is a crowd pleaser. Serve at birthday parties and Cinco de Mayo.

Ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Canned Goods
  • 3/4 cup Evaporated milk
Baking & Spices
  • 1 3/4 cups All-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 7/16 cup Cocoa powder, unsweetened
  • 1 3/4 cups Granulated sugar
  • 1 cup Powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 tsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Canola oil
Drinks
  • 1 cup Coffee, strong hot
Dairy
  • 1 cup Buttermilk
  • 14 oz Condensed milk, sweetened
  • 3/4 cup Half and half
  • 3 cups Heavy cream