Chocolate Tres Leches Cake

Chocolate Tres Leches Cake

Chocolate Tres Leches Cake is a moist and decadent dish. This version of the traditional dessert features a delicious chocolate cake base, made with AE Chocolate Whole Milk.
Recipe courtesy of The Gingered Whisk
30 Minutes prep time
Prep Time

30 Minutes

serves 12


35 Minutes cook time
Cook Time

35 Minutes

medium difficulty




  • 1

    Preheat the oven to 350 F and prepare a 9x13 baking pan with cooking spray.

    Back to Ingredients
  • 2

    In a medium sized mixing bowl, whisk together the cake four, granulated sugar, cocoa powder, baking soda, baking powder, and salt.

    Back to Ingredients
  • 3

    In a large mixing bowl, whisk together the milk, vegetable oil, eggs, and vanilla until combined.

    Back to Ingredients
  • 4

    Add the flour mixture into the milk mixture and gently stir with a rubber spatula until combined, being careful not to overmix the batter.

    Back to Ingredients
  • 5

    Pour into the prepared 9x13 pan.

    Back to Ingredients
  • 6

    Bake in the preheated oven for 30-35 minutes, or until the center springs back when lightly pressed and a toothpick inserted into the center of the cake comes out mostly clean. (While the cake is baking, make the milk filling).

    Back to Ingredients
  • 7

    As soon as you pull the cake from the oven, use a toothpick to poke holes all over the cake.

    Back to Ingredients

Tres Leches Milk Filling

Whipped Topping

ae pattern

Craft a Delicious Dish or Snack with OUR RECIPES

Just as Anderson Erickson Dairy is always looking for the best ingredients, we’re also constantly experimenting with new ways to add them to a meal or snack. Every now and then we share a few of our favorite featured recipes for you to try. Your next signature dish could be waiting!
ae pattern