It's mango season and it's the perfect time to make Mango Cake! This recipe uses mango chiffon cake as a cake base and mango frosting then topped with mango puree. Yes, this cake is loaded with mango flavor. Soft moist and delicious! Best of all it's not overly sweet like other cakes. If you have sweet tooth and enjoy sweeter cakes, then feel free to adjust the sugar in the mango puree and frosting.
The cake base for this recipe was adopted from my Yema Cake. I just changed the orange juice to mango juice. So if you have tried my Yema Cake before, then it will easier for you to make this cake. Soft, moist and loaded with mango flavor. The frosting is also very easy because I only combined whipping cream, powdered sugar and mango puree. If you are mango fan then this cake is perfect for you!
Make sure to get sweet mangoes because you don't want your cake to taste sour. My first try was a fail because it wasn't mango season yet. Now, is the best time to make this delicious homemade Mango Cake! Make it for Father's Day or any of the family member's special occasion be it a birthday or for someone who loves mangoes.
I simply decorated this cake using 1M Wilton Piping Tip. You can also use 2D Wilton Tip since there's really no big difference on the shape. You can also crumble the cake (sides trimmed) and use it decorate the sides of your cake. I ate all the trimmed sides ha ha! As you can see on the photo, the middle part has also mangoes in it so when I say loaded, it really is!
Give this recipe a try and let me know what you think by leaving a comment below. Enjoy!
MANGO CAKE RECIPE
*Cake Flour Substitute:
RECIPE TIPS & NOTES:
- This cake can also be steamed for about the same time as baked. Make sure to cover with foil to avoid water drip and steam over medium-low heat.
- If cream of tartar is not available, you can substitute equal amount of lemon juice or vinegar.
- You can substitute all-purpose cream for whipping cream though whipping cream tastes better. Make sure to refrigerate first before using.
- Sugar can be adjusted on the mango puree and frosting that it if you want the cake sweeter.
- Make your own mango juice by diluting the pureed mango with a small amount of water.
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Thank you for sharing it is looks so delicious..I love baking and i am going to try baking this 👌❤️❤️👌
Hi. Ms. Marie. Thanks! Please do and keep me posted. :)
Super easy to follow ang recipe. Thanks Sis Janet for sharing...
You're welcome! So glad you tried it. 😊
Can i hse this recipe for my project at school??
Sure you can! :)
Hi this looks amazing. I lived in the Philippines for a few years about ten years ago. There is nothing like a Filipino Mango. I am curious if you have been able to find them in the US and where. I will be in LA in June and really hoping to find some. Thanks!
Hi, I am sorry for the late response. For some reason, I did not get a notification about your comment. Anyway, I am actually here in the California and I can find mangoes similar to ours in Asian Stores. It says Manila Mangoes. I hope this helps!
Hello, I just wanted to tell you that this cake is amazing! The instructions are simple to follow. My daughter requested mango cake for her birthday this passed September, I’ve search and found a few different recipes, but your recipe stood out because how easy it is to put together, and the taste is really good! now my grand baby she will be 3yrs old ask for this cake for her birthday, thank you for taking the time to post the recipe.
Hi Ms. Delia, You're welcome! I am so glad it came out great and you all enjoyed it. :)
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