A soft, airy and light sponge cake made with eggs is one of the best of classic cakes that could be served as a dessert with some whipped cream and fruits or just plain as a great treat.

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Ingredients Quantity
Whole Eggs 3 pcs
Egg Yolks 12 pcs
Sugar 225 g
Salt 1 tsp
All-purpose flour 100 gm


Method of Preparation

  • Add the whole eggs, the egg yolks, salt and sugar in a big stand mixer bowl.
  • Start at low power, 4, for 5 minutes.
  • Increase to medium power, 6, for 10 minutes.
  • Then increase again for a medium/higher power, 7, for another 10 minutes.
  • After those 25 minutes of mixing, the mixtures at least 10x bigger in volume, then the mixture is ready for the flour.
  • Slowly fold in the sifted flour with a soft spatula.
  • After all the flour incorporated, bake it for 45/50 minutes in a 160ºC.
  • The sponge is ready when it rises, is golden brown on top, and is extremely soft and fluffy.


Juliana Dias

An experienced cabin crew and a culinary arts graduate from ICCA Dubai, Juliana, loves travelling and working around food. She loves to cook and truly believes it is a blessing to be able to do that every day.

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