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Featherlight Sponge

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Ingredients
  Plain flour 5 Ounce (150 Gram)
  Corn flour 2 Ounce (50 Gram)
  Baking powder 2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Castor sugar 5 Ounce (150 Gram)
  Eggs 2 , separated
  Corn oil 3 1⁄2 Fluid Ounce
  Water 3 1⁄2 Fluid Ounce
Directions

Sift all the dry ingredients twice.
In a separate bowl beat the egg yolks well until light and then beat again with the corn oil and water.
Stir this liquid into the dry mixture then beat well to form a batter like mixture.
Whisk the egg whites stiffly before very lightly folding into the mixture.
Prepare 2 tins by lining with lightly greased, paper.
Bake in a pre heated oven for around 25 minutes.
When cooled sandwich together with red jam and fresh cream.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Cake
Interest: 
Holiday, Everyday
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Corn
Preparation Time: 
15 Minutes
Cook Time: 
25 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes
Servings: 
12

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