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Desserts

Coffee Tres Leches Cake

Coffee Tres Leches Cake recipe
photo by:kraft
Making this showstopping Coffee Tres Leches Cake is quicker (and easier) than you'd think. It starts with a cake mix—and then the magic happens!
time
prep:
25 min
total:
2 hr 40 min
servings
total:
16 servings

What You Need

1
pkg.  (2-layer size) white cake mix
1
can  (14 oz.) sweetened condensed milk
1
can  (12 oz.) evaporated milk
1/2
cup  BREAKSTONE'S or KNUDSEN Sour Cream
6
tsp.  MAXWELL HOUSE Instant Coffee, divided
1
tsp.  warm water
1
cup  thawed COOL WHIP Whipped Topping
1/4
cup  chocolate-covered coffee beans

Make It

PREPARE cake batter and bake in 13x9-inch pan as directed on package. Cool cake in pan 10 min. Pierce cake with large fork at 1/2-inch intervals.

BLEND milks, sour cream and 4 tsp. instant coffee in blender until smooth. Pour over cake, re-piercing cake if necessary until milk mixture is completely absorbed. Refrigerate 1 hour.

ADD warm water to remaining instant coffee in medium bowl; stir until dissolved. Gently stir in COOL WHIP. Spread onto cake. Top with coffee beans.

Kraft Kitchens Tips

Size Wise
This coffee-infused variation of a classic cake can be enjoyed on a special occasion.
Variation
Prepare cake batter as directed on package. Pour into 18 paper-lined muffin cups. Bake as directed on package for cupcakes; cool completely. Pierce cupcakes with fork. Prepare milk mixture as directed; spoon over cupcakes. Refrigerate and continue as directed. Makes 18 servings.
Substitute
If chocolate-covered coffee beans are not available, shave 1 oz. BAKER'S Semi-Sweet Chocolate directly over frosted cake.
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