• 2a682bc6deef13522328b86db50bc058

Tres Leches Cake

The perfect dessert for Mexican night!

Prep
Cook
Serves 12people
Ingredients
6
- eggs
1/8
- tablespoon salt
1
-1/2 - cups sugar
1
-1/2 - cups flour
2
tsp + 1/4 teaspoon Baking Powder
2
tsp + 1/4 teaspoon Vanilla
3/4
- cups whole milk
3/4
- tablespoons margarine
1
-1/2 - 12 oz. cans evaporated milk
3/4
– 14 oz. can condensed milk
1
-1/2 - cups heavy cream
1
-1/2 - teaspoons vanilla
cream fraiche
2
- cups heavy cream
1/4
- cup buttermilk
3/4
- cups sugar
1
- tablespoons vanilla
Directions
1.
Preheat oven to 350°. Crack open the eggs and separate the whites from yolks. Hold whites in the fridge for later. Add the sugar to the yolks and beat with the hand mixer until smooth. Add flour, baking powder, vanilla and milk and mix well.
2.
In a new bowl whip the egg whites and salt until they form peaks. With a rubber spatula GENTLY fold egg whites into cake batter.
3.
Grease the bottom of a 9 x 13 inch pan with the margarine. Pour cake batter in prepared pan and bake at 350° for approximately 30 min. Check doneness by inserting a toothpick into the cake and seeing if it comes out clean.
4.
After taking cake out of the oven, poke holes every 1” with a straw or make small slits with a butter knife throughout the cake. Combine all remaining ingredients and mix well. Pour the milk mixture over the cake. Cut cake into 12 pieces and cool.
5.
Cream Fraiche Directions: Combine all ingredients in mixing bowl or stand mixer bowl. Whip with hand mixer or in stand mixer for 30 seconds.

Recipes we also love...

Recipes We Also Love

Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In
Recipe has been added
This Recipe Is Already In

From the Cookbook Create Blog

Give the Most Memorable Gift, Ever

Cookbook Create gift certificates are personal and unique. They allow your loved one to make exactly the book they want with all of their favorite recipes.

Give the Gift