Categories:Mexican Misc. Cakes Southwest Desserts
Drunken Torte – Mexican Rum Cake
Torta Borracha or Drunken Torte – there is something about the name of this cake that makes it sound very interesting! But as the name implies there is a large amount of alcohol in the sauce! Borracho literally means “drunk” and refers, in the culinary sense, to sauces made with alcohol.
This Torta Borracha is also know as Mexican Rum Cake. Enjoy the taste of the Caribbean with this delicious torta.
Torta Borracha Recipe
Sources: This recipe has been adapted from the cookbook Elena’s Secrets of Mexican Cooking by Elena Zelayeta, and is courtesy of Cynthia Detterick-Pineda of Andrews, TX. Photo from the website Nescafe.