Bolo De Reis (Three Wise Men Cake)

Total Time
Prep 0 mins
Cook 1 hr

In Brazil "Reis Magos" (Heyss Magos) are the Three Wise Men who visited the baby Jesus. I know I got this recipe from the Internet, but can't recall which web site. I don't think I ever tried it in the US. Hope you enjoyit.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat butter and sugars, beating well, until creamy. Add egg yolks one at a time and beat very well. Slowly add sweetened condensed milk and continue beating. Add flour (sifted with baking powder) and mix well. MIx fruits. Add egg whites (beaten, but not stiff), stirring gently.
  2. Bake at 180 C for about 1 hour. Unmold it still warm.
  3. GLAZE: mix all ingredients. Pour it over cake. Sprinkle chopped glazed fruits in dish, around the cake.
Most Helpful

5 5

There is way too much sugar in this recipe to cook it at 180 C. An hour at 160 C on the bottom shelf will give a better result. Otherwise, a cake unlike any other I make.