Sponge Cake Recipes

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    Coconut-Mango Malva Pudding

    My friend shared this amazing malva pudding recipe with me. Malva pudding is a dense, spongy cake drenched in a rich, sticky butter sauce. My slow-cooker, tropical spin incorporates a creamy coconut sauce and juicy mangoes! —Carmell Childs, Orangeville, Utah

    Midsummer Sponge Cake

    1 review

    Guests at the bridal tea liked everything about this beautiful seasonal dessert - the tender cake layers, fluffy cream filling...


    Layered Citrus Cake

    I slightly simplified my mother-in-law's orange cake recipe to come up with this tall, beautiful version. Orange juice and lemon...


    Butterscotch Torte

    1 review

    It's best to make the graham cracker cake for this torte the day before, because the flavor improves as it...


    Apricot Hazelnut Torte

    Husband Gerry and I, married 36 years, love it when our children and grandchildren visit. One cake that gets "oohs"...

    Boston Cream Sponge Cake

    1 review

    I"m not a big fan of rich desserts, so I frequently make this light and fluffy cake. —Jan Badovinac, Harrison,...


    Mocha Nut Torte

    My husband doesn't like chocolate cake, but this spectacular three-layer torte is a favorite of his. I've been using this...

    Chocolate Sponge Cake

    Every bite of this cake has a mild chocolate flavor that will appeal to all palates. Enjoy it dusted with...


    Classic Sponge Torte

    Sponge cakes call for both egg whites and egg yolks, giving them a richer texture than angel food cakes. Here,...


    Boston Cream Sponge Cakes

    2 reviews

    From Harrison, Arizona, Jan Badovinac shares her recipe for these tender, mini sponge cakes filled with vanilla custard and frosted...


    Orange-Glazed Sponge Cake

    2 reviews

    I can't remember the origin of this recipe, but I use it often. It's easy to prepare and makes a...

    Sponge Cake with Blueberry Topping

    This recipe puts the blueberries grown in our area to good use. It's a great summertime dessert.—Frances Colley, Coos Bay,...


    Strawberry Cream Cake

    10 reviews

    “I can’t tell you how many times I’ve made everyone 'ooh' and 'aah' when they see this beautiful dessert. It...


    Strawberry Sunshine Cake

    4 reviews

    "With fluffy whipped topping frosting an a fresh strawberry filling and garnish, this impressive three-layer sponge cake is a scrumptious...


    Daffodil Cake

    2 reviews

    I've made this cake for my children(see photo below), grandchildren and great-grandchildren. It is their favorite birthday cake...it's light and...


    Double-Chocolate Cream Roll

    4 reviews

    Guests will never guess that this pretty refrigerated cake roll—with its creamy filling and drizzles of caramel and fudge—is low...

    Mocha Yule Log

    14 reviews

    This eye-catching dessert is guaranteed to delight holiday dinner guests. Chocolate lovers will lick their lips over the yummy cocoa...


    Lemony Daffodil Cake

    1 review

    The lemony yellow color of a daffodil reminds us of springtime and new beginnings. My grandma used to make this...


    Luscious Lemon Cake Roll

    8 reviews

    A co-worker shared the recipe for this elegant cake roll. It's perfect for rounding out a special meal.—Darlene Brenden, Salem,...


    Orange Tea Cake

    2 reviews

    This from-scratch sponge cake has a hint of orange in every bite...and is wonderful served with a cup of hot...


    Cream-Filled Chocolate Cake Roll

    2 reviews

    This sumptuous dessert from Evalyn Pokorny of Hazelhurst, Wisconsin is absolutely divine. Its creamy filling, tender cake and rich chocolate...


    Chocolate Mint Cake Roll

    6 reviews

    Folks will "ooh" and "aah" when you set this fancy dessert on the table! It looks like an old-time yule...


    Orange Sponge Cake

    11 reviews

    This was the cake that my dad used to request for his birthday every year. For a wedding present 2...


    Layered Orange Sponge Cake

    3 reviews

    This recipe's been handed down in my family for 40 years, from a relative who was a French baker. It's...

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    Strawberry Walnut Torte

    3 reviews

    This is a special treat I love to make and everyone looks forward to a nice slice with lots of...


    Hungarian Walnut Torte

    3 reviews

    "This truly special cake with its creamy not-too-sweet filling is one I've made for years. People say it is excellent,"...


    Sunshine Sponge Cake

    This is one of my favorite cakes to make. I prepare it for company or a bake sales and it...


    Pineapple Chiffon Cake with Pineapple Frosting

    1 review

    This tall, moist cake makes quite an impression on a dessert table. Pineapple is a nice addition to the cake...


    Traditional Sponge Cake

    5 reviews

    This light sponge cake makes a fitting finale to any meal.—Arlene Murphy, Beverly Hills, Florida


    Tres Leches Cake

    8 reviews

    Finish off a fiesta with a piece of this moist and refreshing cake from Anna Yeatts of Pinehurst, North Carolina....