Homemade Sponge Cake
|Eggs||6 , separated|
|Skim milk||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), cold|
|Sugar||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs)|
|Lemon extract||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Cake flour||1 1⁄2 Cup (24 tbs), sifted|
|Cream of tartar||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
1. Preheat oven to 325° F.
2. Beat egg yolks until thick and light.
3. Add milk gradually, beating until thick. Beat in sugar gradually. Add vanilla and lemon extract.
4. Sift flour with salt. Fold into egg yolk mixture in 4 different portions.
5. Beat egg whites until foamy. Add cream of tartar and beat until stiff. Fold into egg yolk mixture.
6. Bake in ungreased 10-inch tube pan for 1 hour or until top springs back when touched lightly.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 2508 Calories from Fat 313
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 34 g52.9%
Saturated Fat 9.6 g48%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1271.2 mg423.7%
Sodium 974 mg40.6%
Total Carbohydrates 490 g163.3%
Dietary Fiber 23.2 g92.9%
Sugars 309.2 g
Protein 73 g145.5%
Vitamin A 29.4% Vitamin C 1.9%
Calcium 46% Iron 32%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet