Banana Tres Leches Dessert

Tres Leches cake is the Hispanic-influenced dessert showing up on restaurant dessert menus. Soaked in three sweet milks, this version boasts using a foolproof Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® cake mix to make it easy.

  • Prep Time 20 min
  • Total Time 3 hr 55 min
  • Servings 16

Ingredients

1
box Betty Crocker™ SuperMoist™ white cake mix
1 1/4
cups water
2
tablespoons vegetable oil
3
eggs
1
cup mashed bananas (2 medium)
1
can (14 oz) sweetened condensed milk (not evaporated)
1/2
cup (from 14-oz can) coconut milk (not cream of coconut)
1/2
cup whipping cream
1
container Betty Crocker™ Whipped fluffy white frosting
Banana slices and/or toasted coconut, if desired

  • 1 Heat oven to 350°F (325°F for dark or nonstick pan). Grease bottom only of 13x9-inch pan.
  • 2 In large bowl, beat cake mix, water, oil, eggs and mashed bananas with electric mixer on low speed 30 seconds, then on medium speed 2 minutes, scraping bowl occasionally. Pour into pan.
  • 3 Bake 33 to 38 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
  • 4 Poke top of cake every 1/2 inch with long-tined fork, wiping fork occasionally to reduce sticking. In large bowl, stir together condensed milk, coconut milk and whipping cream. Carefully pour evenly over top of cake. Cover; refrigerate at least 2 hours or overnight until mixture is absorbed into cake.
  • 5 Spread frosting over cake. Garnish each serving with banana slices and/or toasted coconut. Store loosely covered in refrigerator.

Expert Tips

Sprinkle your favorite toasted nuts over the top of the cake.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
360
(
Calories from Fat
130),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
14g
14%
(Saturated Fat
7g,
7%
Trans Fat
1 1/2g
1 1/2%
),
Cholesterol
50mg
50%;
Sodium
280mg
280%;
Total Carbohydrate
54g
54%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
  Sugars
40g
40%
),
Protein
4g
4%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
4%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
15%;
Iron
4%;
Exchanges:
1 Starch; 0 Fruit; 2 1/2 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 1/2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
3 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.