How to Bake Classic Sponge Cake

Classic sponge cake

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How to Bake Classic Sponge Cake Recipe
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Seperate whites from yolks and beat them until high peaks!

Seperate whites from yolks and beat them until high peaks!

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Beat yolks and sugar

Beat yolks and sugar

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Until...

Until...

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Until pale and sugar is less noticeable

Until pale and sugar is less noticeable

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Add vanilla

Add vanilla

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Add less than a half of beaten whites to your yolk mixture, and fold in with spoon. Do not use mixer.

Add less than a half of beaten whites to your yolk mixture, and fold in with spoon. Do not use mixer.

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Like this

Like this

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Separately mix flour, salt and cream of tartar. Add HALF OF FLOUR MIX sifted to the yolk mix.

Separately mix flour, salt and cream of tartar. Add HALF OF FLOUR MIX sifted to the yolk mix.

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Folding in with spoon or spatula

Folding in with spoon or spatula

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Add half of remaining whites and fold in

Add half of remaining whites and fold in

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Remaining whites

Remaining whites

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Silky mixture appearing

Silky mixture appearing

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You can see bubbles

You can see bubbles

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Add another half of flour sifted to the main mix and mix

Add another half of flour sifted to the main mix and mix

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Add last portion of whites

Add last portion of whites

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Carefully fold in

Carefully fold in

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Can you see bubbles?

Can you see bubbles?

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Pour into parchment lined form with greased sides

Pour into parchment lined form with greased sides

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Put into preheated oven (180C or 350F) and bake for 25-30 minutes

Put into preheated oven (180C or 350F) and bake for 25-30 minutes

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Set!

Set!

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But it took 25 minutes until I got desired golden top. But don't take the cake out of the oven immediately!  Turn off the oven and leave ajar.

But it took 25 minutes until I got desired golden top. But don't take the cake out of the oven immediately! Turn off the oven and leave ajar.

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The result. I also baked another one adding cocoa.

The result. I also baked another one adding cocoa.

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I baked these to make Minecraft cake for my son.

I baked these to make Minecraft cake for my son.

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Sorry for fondant icing (I had troubles with fondant) but the cake itself layered with buttercream frosting turned out to be soooo yummy.

Sorry for fondant icing (I had troubles with fondant) but the cake itself layered with buttercream frosting turned out to be soooo yummy.

Ingredients

6 Eggs 
Flour 
Sugar 
1 Pinch Salt 
1 Teaspoon Baking powder 
1 Teaspoon Vanilla 
1 Teaspoon Cream of tartar (optional) 
Parchment paper 
Greasing oil 
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