It is also know as pastel de tres leches or torta de tres leches pan tres leches which translates to three milks bread. If you have four thin layers divide the cream mixture into 4 equal portions if you are doing two thin layers divide the cream mixture into two.
Refrigerate for a few hours before serving.
Carnation tres leches cake recipe. It is light and moist making every bite better than the last with a fabulous taste. Combine sugar evaporated milk butter and salt in a medium saucepan. Its perfect served for breakfast and its also wonderful served for dessert with fruits.
Set aside while you make the soaking liquid. It is a sponge cake soaked in three types of milk including. Process until combined about one minute or less.
Let stand for 30 minutes or until cake absorbs cream. Preheat the oven to 325 degrees. Combine sweetened condensed milk media crema evaporated milk brandy and 1 teaspoon vanilla extract in medium bowl.
Put 3 cups of milk 1 can of Carnation milk and Lechera all on cooking pan Stir everything on cooking pan until Lechera looks liquefied Put on stove and wait until it boils If you dont wait and keep an eye on it it may spill. Pour 2 cups cream over cake. Prick top of cake thoroughly with wooden pick.
With a toothpick poke holes all over the cake. Whisk the flour salt baking powder and cinnamon together in a bowl. When he first started dating my sister in law he introduced my husband to a whole new culinary world including Tres Leches Cake.
Continue poking holes if needed to allow the milk to soak into the cake. Separate the eggs into two other mixing bowls. In a medium bowl combine flour baking powder and salt.
Add 34 cup sugar to the bowl with the egg yolks and. Grease and flour a 913 cake pan. Remove side of pan.
Spoon excess cream from side of pan over top of cake. Bring to a rolling boil over medium heat stirring constantly. Line an 8 x 8 2L square baking dish with parchment paper overlapping 2 sides for easy removal.
Stick a straw into each layer of cake to create small holes for the cream to seep into. Pour milks slowly allowing the cake to absorb. Evaporated milk condense milk and heavy cream.
Top with freshly whipped cream and additional toasted coconut if desired. Start by lining a 6 round cake mould with parchment paper at the base then mix. Boil 4 to 5 minutes or until mixture starts to thicken.
This sweetened condensed milk pound cake is moist dense and lightly sweet. How to Make Tres Leches Cake. It is similar to a pound cake but has a lot more to offer.