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Plain Sponge Cake

Published Thursday, 27 December, 2012 by Barkutt Ali

A really delicious, scrumptious recipe for cake lovers.



  • 4oz/100g self-raising flour
  • 4oz/100g sugar (normal should be fine)
  • 4oz/100g butter
  • 2 eggs
  • or
  • 4oz/100g plain flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 4oz/100g sugar (normal should be fine)
  • 4oz/100g butter
  • 2 eggs


Whisk the butter and sugar.

add the eggs then flour.

mix to get a creamy batter.

put it in a cake tin with baking paper.

put it in the oven for 18-20 minutes on 200'c or more.


  • Fat butt 2 years ago

    Bob smells like poop ha ha ha

  • zanab 2 years ago

    the cake looks nice and ill try to make it

  • Saniyah 2 years ago

    I tried it before it was a bit yummy

  • Siusaidh's johnston 2 years ago

    Easy! Even my friends and I can do it

  • Princess 2 years ago

    no milk needed on this recipe?

  • rosie 2 years ago

    this helped alot although it is a rather small mixture.

  • C Berry 2 years ago

    Add nuts and small bits of chocolate like from snickers and it is yummy

  • Becky 2 years ago

    It's really nice. I made it for my friends birthday. For the icing I just made it with icing sugar and water and then added sprinkles on the top. Recommended for cake lovers.

  • Rethabile Kgomo 2 years ago

    It is an easy way to make a cake than I expected

  • hirt 2 years ago

    very simple and easy cake to make
    great thanks for putting two types of recipes
    and i tried them both and there is no difference what so ever
    I want to get the plain flour recipe right.

  • jui 2 years ago

    the crack is god

  • Piggy 2 years ago


  • Jake 2 years ago

    Wow the rep Waks wall good

  • Shaz 2 years ago

    Thank you. I was craving honemade cake so badly today and this was perfect recipe. I added milk too. It makes it softer and moist

  • Mom 2 years ago

    5/5 kids love it!


  • Mom 2 years ago

    Perfect for kids my children love it! 5/5!!

  • Eva 2 years ago

    Awesome and I added about 2-3 tablespoons of milk making it even better

  • AAK 2 years ago

    i tried it as my first baking experience. It was too good in taste. I kept it in oven for 30 minutes. 100'c for last 10 min & 200'c for first 20 min

  • zainoon 2 years ago

    love it very much it taste good but i added a little milk

  • Eshika 2 years ago

    Absolutely gonna try it...without my mom's help..I hope that it would be tasty