Cake | Cinnamon Dulce
- 2 cups granulated sugar
- 2½ cups all-purpose flour
- 1 tsp kosher salt
- 2 tsp baking powder
- 3/4 c neutral-flavored oil
- 2 whole eggs
- I TBL cinnamon
- 2 cups whole milk
- 1 TBL vanilla
- Preheat oven to 325 degrees
- Grease and flour 4, 6″ round cake pans
- Whisk together the flour, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt. Set Aside.
- In the bowl of your mixer, add sugar, eggs, cup oil, and 1 tbl. vanilla and milk. Mix at medium speed until well blended and light colored.
- Next add in the flour mixture and mix until thoroughly combined
- Bake 15-25 minutes at 325 degrees or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
- Cool completely before frosting.
Frosting | Cinnamon Butter Cream
- 4 sticks (1 cup salted butter) slightly softened
- 1 (8oz) package cream cheese softened
- 3 teaspoons (8 g) vanilla extract
- 1/2 tsp almond extract
- 6-8 cups powdered sugar (depending on consistency)
- Beat on low to medium speed the butter and cream cheese until it is softened and smooth.
- Add the extracts and then Gradually add the powdered sugar beating on low speed until blended.
- Increase mixing speed and beat until fluffy.
The Finishing Touches
- 1 can of Dulce De leche (I used the Nestle brand)
- 2 Cups of Cinnamon cream cheese candy melts
- 4-6 Tbl Heavy Cream (Depending on desired consistency)
- Cover the sides in Cinnamon sugar mixture (1/2 c brown sugar, 1/2 c sugar and 2 TBL cinnamon)
- Garnish with churros (I bought mine from San Diablo Churro co.)
- Allow cakes to fully cool, preferably in the freezer for at least 1 hour.
- This will allow them to set and be much easier to work with.
- Lay your first cake layer onto a cake stand or board and spread the filling on top.
- Repeat steps with the remaining layers
- Frost cake with frosting
- Cover the cake with the cinnamon sugar mixture
- drip the cinnamon ganache drip along the outer top rim of the cake
- Garnish with Churros
- I bought mine from San Diablo Churro company
Photo Credits: The amazing Cara @Catcherintheryephotography