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Basic Vanilla Sponge Cake

Basic Vanilla Sponge Cake is an easy and foolproof recipe for a sponge vanilla cake that can form a base to pretty much any party cake or birthday cake you want to put together. This is a very moist and delicate cake that can hit at any occasion, be it a birthday party or an office celebration. Start with this simple cake and soon enough you’ll be trying out different flavors and exploring new recipes yourself. It is eggs that make the cakes soft and fluffy. Cakes are a favorite with all and it is refreshing to enjoy a Basic Vanilla Sponge Cake with a cup of hot chai. This cake can be easily prepared at home with limited ingredients. So now let's whip up this delicious cake and get you prepared as well. You can explore a well detailed recipe here.
Prep Time 15 mins
Cook Time 35 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Cuisine Kerala


  • 1 Cup All purpose flour
  • 1 Tsp Baking powder
  • 1/4 Tsp Baking soda
  • 1 Tbsp Milk powder
  • 1 Pinch Salt
  • 4 Nos. Egg
  • 1/4 Cup Sunflower oil
  • 1/4 Cup Milk
  • 1 Tsp Vanilla extract
  • 1 Cup Sugar


  • Sift all the dry ingredients in a bowl and keep it ready.
  • Beat eggs with sugar for 6-7 minutes. Then add sunflower oil, milk and vanilla extract. Mix it slowly with a spatula.
  • Add the mixed flour part by part to the creamed mixture and blend well till no flour remains.
  • Pour the creamed mixture into the greased cake pan. Cook it in low flame for 35-40 minutes.
  • Fluffy and spongy basic vanilla cake is ready.


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