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Uncle Frank’s Sponge Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Trudy Lackner

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
4 large eggs
¼ cup lukewarm water
1 cup sugar
1 cup flour
1 tsp. Baking powder
Grated rind of 1 lemon

Directions:
Directions:
Sift flour with baking powder.

Take ½ cup sugar and mix with egg yolk and beat till mixture is light and fluffy; add ¼ cup warm water, beat, then slowly add flour and baking powder mixture.

Take the other ½ cup sugar and slowly add to egg whites while beating. Beat till stiff.

Then slowly fold yolk/flour mixture into egg white mixture. Pour into greased and floured tube pan and bake at 350º for about 30 to 40 minutes.

 

 

 

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