Easy Tres Leches Cake

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Jessica Schwausch Lunsford

By
@JessicaSLunsford

This cake is good with any fruit on top, canned or fresh.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
15-20
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

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  • 1 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1/8 tsp
    salt
  • 6 large
    eggs
  • 1 can(s)
    sweetened condensed milk
  • 1 can(s)
    evaporated milk
  • 2 c
    whole milk, scalded
  • 1 tsp
    almond extract
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 2 tsp
    cinnamon (optional)
  • 1 c
    heavy whipping cream
  • 1/2 c
    powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla
  • ·
    fresh fruit, if desired

How to Make Easy Tres Leches Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
  2. Whip the 6 eggs, sugar, and salt, until it has tripled in volume. (Time vary's by speed of mixer)

    Fold in flour until well incorporated. Do not over mix.
  3. Pour into a greased and floured 9x13 cake pan and bake for 25-30 minutes.
  4. Set cake aside to cool.
  5. Mix sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk, whole milk (scalded), vanilla extract, almond extract, and cinnamon in a large bowl, and set in fridge until cake is completely cool.
  6. Poke holes all over cooled cake with a fork or knife.
  7. Pour all of the milk mixture over cake.
    Refrigerate for 2 hours or overnight. (Better overnight)
  8. Before serving, whip heavy cream, sugar, and vanilla, until stiff peaks form. Spread on cake.
    Top with desired fruit.

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Course/Dish: Cakes




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