RECETA EN ESPAÑOL AQUI Did you know that you can make the best 3 leches cake gluten free? well this gluten free 3 leches cake recipe is to die for.
is a very easy recipe, in order to make the cake, you only need 4 ingredients.
- pancake mix gluten free
this all you need for this amazing cake.
then you need 3 diferent leches:
- evaporated milk
- condensed milk
- media crema
WHAT IS MEDIA CREMA?
this is between sour cream and evaporated milk. but the flavor is a little different.
WHERE CAN I FIND IT?
any store in the US sales it.
you can look in 2 places:
in the international aisle.
you can find it where the cakes mixes, evaporated milk condensed milk is.
SUBSITUTE FOR MEDIA CREMA?
If you cant find it, no worries.
you can substitute for evaporated milk. so instead of using 1 evaporated milk use 2.
FOR HOW LONG CAN I HAVE THE CAKE IN THE FRIDGE?
if it last more then 1 day, they just covered with plastic wrap up to 1 week inside the fridge.
Can this cake made in advance?
The cake yes, bake it, let it cool, then you can freeze it covering with plastic wrap. then the day that you are eating it get it out of the freezer like 2 hrs in advance and proceed to do the rest of the process.
Do I have to let it cool completely before adding the milk?
yes, and this step is very important, if you don’t do this step, it will turn out like a dense ,ugly cake that you wont be able to eat.
Should it be served cold?
definitely this is a cold cake, (I can eat it either way)
What other toppings can I use instead of strawberries?
you can leave it just with the whipping topping or you could add toasted coconut or sliced almonds
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GLUTEN FREE 3 LECHES CAKE
- 5 eggs
- 3/4 cup oil
- 1/2 cup white sugar
- 2 cups gluten free pancake mix it has to be made with gluten free all purpose flour pancake mix, no almond flour
- 1 cup whipping cream
- 1/4 cup white sugar or you can use powder sugar
- 1 can evaporated milk
- 1 can condensed milk
- 1 can media crema substitute for evaporated milk
- strawberies for decorations
pre heat your oven to 350F
in a bowl add the pancake mix. eggs, sugar and oil, mix well.
grease a 9×13" pan and add the mixture and bake it for around 20 minutes or until is done.
get it out of the oven, and let it cool completely.
once is cold, using a fork make little holes all over the cake..
in a blender add the 3 different milks and blend well.
carefully and slowly add the milk to the cake and let it absorbed it. use a knife or spatula to separate the cake from the wall pan, so the milk can go down the cake.
do this until all the milk is gone.
in a small bowl add the whipping cream and the sugar and mix until it whipped,
cover the entire cake , and decorate with strawberries to your taste.
I hope you enjoy this delicious gluten free 3 leches cake recipe that is to die for.