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Soak Up Some Sponge Cake Goodness! - 6 recipes

Sponge Cake is a light and airy cake that contains three basic ingredients: room temperature eggs, sugar and flour. It can leavened solely by the air beaten into the eggs which makes it a favorite Passover dessert in addition to any other celebration. Delicious plain or filled, sponge cake is perfect for ice cream cakes and cake rolls.

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Rate this recipe 4.5/5 (24 Votes)
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Servings 6
Preparation time 15
Cooking time 35

  • CAKE:
  • 1 stick butter, softened (1/2 cup)
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1 medium banana
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  • VANILLA GLAZE:
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 2/3 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1 tablespoon milk
  • Pinch of Kosher salt

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These light, fluffy banana sponge cakes are a delicious and naturally sweet dessert

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Versatile sponge cakes are a great starter to many decadent desserts

  • Unsalted butter, for pan
  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour, plus more for pan
  • 1/2 cup cornstarch
  • 4 large eggs, separated
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • Pinch of salt
4.5/5 (13 Votes)

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Super easy, 4 mini pre-made sponge cakes are topped with ice cream and a wonderful warm caramel and pineapple sauce

  • 1 (8-ounces) can unsweetened DOLE® Crushed Pineapple in 100% Pineapple Juice, drained
  • 1/2 cup caramel ice cream topping
  • 4 individual round sponge cakes
  • 1 pint vanilla ice cream, softened
4.4/5 (17 Votes)

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Serve this honey orange sponge cake with an orange sorbet for an over the top dessert everyone loves

  • Parchment paper, for the pan
  • 1 cup cake flour
  • 1 3/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon ground allspice
  • 1 teaspoon ground ginger
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 6 large eggs, separated, at room temperature
  • 1 cup corn oil
  • 1 cup honey
  • 2 tablespoon orange juice
  • 2 tablespoon orange liqueur or brandy
  • Grated zest of 1 orange
  • 1 teaspoon pure orange extract
4.4/5 (14 Votes)

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You could say that in these days of frantic waistline watching, cakes are a bit of a vanished species, but not alto...

  • FILLING:
  • 6 ounces self-raising flour (175-grams)
  • 1 rounded teaspoon baking powder
  • 3 large eggs
  • 6 ounces caster sugar ( (175-grams)
  • 6 ounces butter, very soft at room temperature (175-grams)
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 8 ounces raspberries (225-grams)
  • 3 to 4 tablespoons soft set raspberry jam
  • 1 (8.8-ounce) tub mascarpone (250-grams)
  • 1 (6.75-ounce) tub fromage frais (200-ml)
  • 1 level tablespoon caster sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • Icing sugar, for serving
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An elegant domed Sponge cake, layered with pastry cream, topped with ganache and meringue cookies and piped ganache

  • CAKE:
  • 1 pre-made sponge cake
  • 3 tablespoons Maraschino liqueur mixed with 3 tablespoons water
  • GANACHE:
  • 12 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream
  • 40 pre-made meringue cookies or homemade (recipe follows)
  • PASTRY CREAM:
  • 3 cups whole milk
  • 2/3 cup sugar, divided
  • 8 egg yolks
  • 5 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • MERINGUE COOKIES:
  • 4 egg whites
  • Pinch cream of tartar
  • 1 cup sugar
4.5/5 (2 Votes)

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Sweet cannoli cake! Sponge cake rolled with sweet ricotta filling will be the hit at any Christmas party

  • SPONGE CAKE ROLL:
  • 4 large eggs, room temperature
  • 2 ⁄3 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 ⁄3 cup flour
  • 1 tablespoon orange zest, freshly grated
  • Confectioners’ sugar for dusting
  • CANNOLI FILLING:
  • 1 (16-ounces) tub 73% or 75% moisture ricotta cheese
  • 3 tablespoons orange liqueur (such as Grand Marnier, Triple Sec or Strega)
  • 1 ⁄4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 ⁄2 cup heavy (whipping) cream
  • 1 ⁄2 cup mixed candied fruit, coarsely chopped
  • 1 1⁄2 ounces dark or bittersweet chocolate, coarsely grated
  • Decoration: sweetened whipped cream, melted chocolate and chopped mixed candied fruit.
4.4/5 (7 Votes)

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