Sponge Cake No. 2

Preparation info

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Settlement Cook Book

By Lizzie Black Kander

Published 1903

  • About

Ingredients

  • 3 eggs
  • 1 scant cup sugar
  • 1 tablespoonful hot water

Method

Beat the yolks until thick and light; add sugar gradually and continue beating; then add water and vinegar; add the salt to the whites and beat until very stiff; sift the flour with baking powder three times; add the flavoring and fold in the flour and the beaten whites alternately as gently as possible. Bake about 30 minutes in slow oven until well risen; then increase the heat. Invert to cool