Mexican Tres leches Cake


At any Mexican Fiesta you will find a Tres Leches Cake

As a child I loved when My Ninea would make the best tres leches cake.

It was very moist and sweet with a creamy topping with almond and cinnamon

At the time I did not realize That when I would watch her cooking.

That I was learning a traditions of my hairitage.

  1 cup all-purpose flour

  1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder

  1/4 teaspoon salt

  5 large eggs , separated

  1 cup sugar , divided

  1/3 cup whole milk

  1 teaspoon vanilla

  12 oz can evaporated milk

  14 oz can sweetened condensed milk

  1/4 cup whole milk


For the whipped topping
1 pint Heavy Cream , for Whipping
3 Tablespoons Sugar
1/4 teaspoon vanilla
1/4 teaspoon Almond flavoring
ground cinnamon , for toppi