Lemon Sponge Cake

Recipe by KaDo2609
READY IN: 1hr 30mins
SERVES: 12-15
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Sift flour, baking powder, and salt.
  • In a large bowl, beat egg whites (SAVE THE YOLKS) and cream of tartar until soft peaks form. Add 1/2 cup of the sugar and beat until very stiff. Do not underbeat. Set aside.
  • Beat yolks until blended. Add remaining 1 1/2 cup sugar and beat until blended. Add the dry ingredients alternately with the cold water.
  • Fold the egg yolk mixture into the egg whites. Add the lemon juice and mix it in gently.
  • Bake in an ungreased tube pan 60-70 minutes at 350 degrees. Invert and cool completely before removing from pan.
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