Posted by AnonymousA light and fluffy sponge cake.
Nannie's Hot Milk Sponge Cake
- 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 cups white sugar 4 eggs 1 cup milk 2 teaspoons baking powder 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Sift together flour and baking powder. Heat milk in a small saucepan until just boiling, then remove from heat and set aside.
2 Beat eggs until foamy, then add sugar. Continue beating on medium-high speed until thick and lemon colored. Add vanilla, reduce mixer speed to medium and add hot milk in a steady stream. Quickly beat in flour mixture.
3 Pour into a 10 inch tube pan. Bake in preheated oven 45 minutes, or until top springs back when lightly tapped.