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A question about a recipe: Coconut Tres Leches

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I have a question about the recipe "Coconut Tres Leches" from aargersi. I'm planning to make this cake a day before serving it - should I wait to add the whipped cream and coconut topping until a few hours before serving, or are they OK to sit overnight in the fridge?

asked by LeeLeeBee almost 3 years ago
2 answers 968 views
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Merrill Stubbs

Merrill is a co-founder of Food52.

added almost 3 years ago

They're okay to sit overnight (the finished cake will keep for 3 to 4 days in the fridge), but also fine to add them before serving if you prefer!

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added almost 3 years ago

Great, thank you! I wasn't sure if the whipped cream would weep and impact the texture of the topping or cake.