Originally Posted by awela
I have never tried to make a chocolate sponge cake. My husband asked me to make one for his birthday this coming saturday. Maybe someone has a recipe they could share with me?
Hope this is the recipe you are looking for.
150 gm / 5 ozs castor sugar
120 / 4 ozs gm flour
80 gm / 3 ozs melted butter
1. Put (A) in the mixing bowl and whip till light and fluffy
2. Fold in (B) and mix till well blended
3. Stir in (C) and mix till well incorprated. Pour batter into a 9 inches
4. Bake at 180 C / 350F for 30 minutes. Remove it form the mould immediately when baked.
To make chocolate sponge,add 2 tbsp of cocoa powder , sieved together with the flour and reduce flour by 20 gm /1 oz. Be sure to whip the cocoa powder and flour thoroughly, but not too long or the batter will sink and the cake will be heavy
To make coffee sponge, add 1 tbsp of coffee paste into the batter before adding the melted butter