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How to bake a Sponge Cake

teacher avatar Aleksandra Zarnowiec

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9 Lessons (29m)
    • 1. Intro

    • 2. Tools required

    • 3. Ingredients required

    • 4. Ingredients mesurments

    • 5. Cake butter

    • 6. Baking pan

    • 7. Cooling tips

    • 8. Finished project

    • 9. Extra tips

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About This Class

In this class you will learn how to bake a perfect sponge cake and you will achieve perfect results every time.

There is lots of different ways to make a sponge cake but this one always work.

I will guide you through the putting ingredients together, mixing and baking of the sponge cake, talking you through potential pitfalls you might experience at each stage.

At the end of this class you will be able to bake sponge cake of any size, colour and flavor.

Meet Your Teacher

Hey! I'm Ola and welcome, my courses are for everyone who wants to learn how to make awesome custom cakes!

I believe in three principles -- Anyone can make awesome cakes. Learning doesn't have to be painful and we can share happiness through baking.

Whether you're just starting out or in the middle of your baking journey, you'll find easy to follow courses with helpful tips and fun ideas to get you going!

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