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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.


  • Amy 3 years ago

    My mom said to get a simple recipe i'm a kid and i'm great at baking i can cook all types of pie's very good and brownies and mostly everything i Love baking this helped me alot!.

  • nthabiseng 3 years ago

    I'm going to follow that receipt cause I don't know how to bake and I want to do more sponch cake cause I have lot of family and I think they will lovit

  • Natasha 3 years ago

    How do I make a 50yet sponge cake

  • khushi 3 years ago

    this is amazing...i am a kid but i love to make different types of recipes...this sponge cake is very very tasty and easy to make...thank u

  • bernie 3 years ago

    It taste good i like it

  • Fnaf fan Springtrap 3 years ago

    I am only 7 but I've got my own laptop so I found this and baked it. By my self! It was delicious, please make more of these cakes, I LOVE THEM! I want to make videos "How to bake a CAKE!' But I don't know how! Could you give me some advice?

    p.s I'm new to this site.

  • cake fan 3 years ago

    i am making it in layers of three i want to see how it looks and tastes

  • karin 3 years ago

    can you put it in afrikaans

  • xoxo 3 years ago

    Exactly the thing I was looking for..... In the end I cut it into shapes ...lovely!! Thankyou for the recipe

  • Sasha 3 years ago

    It was delish!!

  • Dee 3 years ago

    Lovely recipe, really quick , easy and tasty!for my oven it needed double the time to cook through

  • Peace 3 years ago

    Thank you for this recipie. It's not over complicated, just the perfect, simple thing j was look for. It offers recipes already at home, and none that sound strange to me. This method is perfect. Thank you.

  • Anita 3 years ago

    Love the recipe I added baking powder for extra height thank you for a easy cake

  • katy 3 years ago

    i loved this recipe i added nutella and butter cream icing it was perfect

  • Hashini 3 years ago

    I think this is great. It came out great.

  • Shania 3 years ago

    Good recipe

  • Louise 3 years ago

    Nice cake but is only a very thin layer

  • denice 3 years ago

    thanx . really helped

  • ellie whittaker 3 years ago

    its a nice cake i love it !!!!

  • Unisef 3 years ago

    What ten to pre heat to ????????

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