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

Hungarian Walnut Torte

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


Daffodil Cake

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...


Lemony Daffodil Cake

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


Strawberry Cream Cake

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

Strawberry Walnut Torte

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


Chocolate Sponge Cake

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

Orange-Glazed Sponge Cake

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


Classic Sponge Torte

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


Sunshine Sponge Cake

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


Chocolate Mint Cake Roll

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

Midsummer Sponge Cake

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


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...


Apricot Hazelnut Torte

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


Cream-Filled Chocolate Cake Roll

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


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,...

Boston Cream Sponge Cakes

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


Butterscotch Torte

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


Pineapple Chiffon Cake with Pineapple Frosting

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


Strawberry Sunshine Cake

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


Orange Sponge Cake

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


Double-Chocolate Cream Roll

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


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...


Traditional Sponge Cake

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

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Layered Orange Sponge Cake

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


Mocha Yule Log

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


Orange Tea Cake

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


Boston Cream Sponge Cake

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