Monday, January 27, 2014

Hot Milk Sponge Cake

The first cake I baked during my school days , was so excited that it came out well.Searched for a similar recipe in the net and got it Here
Thanks to the technology these day , we get recipes of anything and everything in the net , a foodie - day dreamer like me will be so happy to spent a whole day exploring food and cooking in the net and its so very helpful...
This is the perfect cake  to start with, for those who are thinking of baking a cake from scratch for the first time.

Ingredients (Used half Measurements given in the link here)

Eggs - 2 no's
Sugar - 1 cup
Vanilla essence - 1 and 1/2 tsp
All Purpose flour - 1 cup
Baking Powder - 1 and 1/4 tsp
Milk - a little more than 3/4 cup
Butter - 5 table spoon


* Preheat the Oven to 350 degree F
*Grease the cake pan with butter or non stick spray.Sift together flour and baking powder. Keep aside.

*Heat milk in a sauce pan , add in the butter, switch off the heat when the butter is all melted.

*Beat the eggs till they become light yellow in color , gradually add in the sugar , mix till light and fluffy, add in the essence.

Add the flour and heated milk little at a time - alternately , till all the flour and milk are well combined. 

*Pour this batter to the greased pan and bake in 350 degree F , for 30 to 35 minutes.

* Bake till a fork or toothpick inserted near the center comes out clean.