Strawberry Tres Leches

What you'll need


Working Method

Melt coating chocolate.  Dip strawberries in prepared chocolate and place on a parchment lined sheet tray: reserve in the cooler. 

Mix cake mix according to manufacturer’s instructions.  Spray and paper 8" round cake pans and deposit 12 oz batter into each.  Bake at 350°F until golden brown and cake springs back lightly when touched.  Let cool completely.  Mix together equal parts by weight sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk, and half & half; for every 1 pound of liquid mix in 2 oz strawberry fruit bits. Weigh cake, pour the same weight prepared milk over cake and let soak in completely.  Mix together 3 pounds whipped topping, 1.5 oz strawberry emulsion, and pink food colorings. Fill and ice cake with prepared whipped topping.  Decorate with rosettes, reserved strawberries and chocolate curls. 

Additional Info

Chef Tips

No pre-whipped topping available in your area?  Just order in Dawn Exceptional® VelveTop™ Enhanced Stability Vanilla Whipped Icing and Filling Liquid (00492687) and whip up.  Then sub in the same amount for whipped topping in your favorite recipes.



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Sponge, Three Milk, Dairy, VelveTop, Non-Dairy, Strawberry, Chocolate, Curls, Fresh Fruit, Pink

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