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Tres Leches (three milk) Cake

Tres Leches (three milk) Cake
I tasted this cake last year for the first time, and loved it. An easy cake overall, requires some patiences though as it's made in three parts. I had loads of fun making it.
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Total Time
1 hr
Total Time
1 hr
6670 calories
834 g
1944 g
322 g
132 g
193 g
2573 g
1641 g
680 g
4 g
109 g
Nutrition Facts
Serving Size
2573g
Amount Per Serving
Calories 6670
Calories from Fat 2836
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 322g
495%
Saturated Fat 193g
967%
Trans Fat 4g
Polyunsaturated Fat 17g
Monounsaturated Fat 92g
Cholesterol 1944mg
648%
Sodium 1641mg
68%
Total Carbohydrates 834g
278%
Dietary Fiber 5g
21%
Sugars 680g
Protein 132g
Vitamin A
246%
Vitamin C
34%
Calcium
332%
Iron
49%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
Ingredients
  1. 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  2. 1 teaspoon baking powder
  3. 1/2 cup unsalted butter
  4. 1 cup white sugar
  5. 5 eggs
  6. 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  7. 2 cups full cream milk
  8. 1 can condensed milk
  9. 1 can evaporated milk
  10. 1 1/2 cups heavy whipping cream
  11. 1 cup white sugar
  12. 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Instructions
  1. Preheat oven to 175 degrees C
  2. Grease and flour one 9x13 inch baking tin
  3. Sift flour and baking powder together and set aside.
  4. Cream butter or margarine and the 1 cup sugar together until fluffy
  5. Add eggs and the 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract and beat well
  6. Add the flour mixture to the butter mixture
  7. Mix until well blended
  8. Pour batter into prepared baking tin
  9. Bake at 175 degrees C for 30-45 minutes
  10. Pierce cake several times with a fork to make sure it's cooked through
  11. Combine the full cream milk, condensed milk, and evaporated milk together
  12. Pour over the top of the cooled cake
  13. Whip whipping cream
  14. Add the remaining 1 cup of the sugar
  15. Add the remaining 1 teaspoon vanilla and blend together until thick.
  16. Spread over the top of cake
  17. Be sure and keep cake refrigerated!
Notes
  1. A tres leches cake also known as pan tres leches ("three milks bread"), is a sponge cake—in some recipes —soaked in three kinds of milk: evaporated milk, condensed milk, and heavy cream. The cake is popular in Central, South America, North America and many parts of the Caribbean, as well as in Europe.
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calories
6670
fat
322g
protein
132g
carbs
834g
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Emanuel

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3 Comments

  1. Darren

    OMG! How incredibly delicious was this cake…i could it have it for breakfast, lunch and supper!

    Reply
  2. Taryn

    Looks divine

    Reply
    • Emanuel

      A definite must try 🙂

      Reply

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