Sponge Cake

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  • 15|min prep time
  • 2|hr|0|min total time
  • 9 ingredients
  • 12 servings

6
eggs, separated
3/4
teaspoon cream of tartar
1 1/2
cups sugar
1 1/2
cups all-purpose flour
1
tablespoon grated orange peel
1
teaspoon baking powder
1/2
teaspoon salt
1/2
cup apricot nectar or water
1
teaspoon rum extract or vanilla

Directions

  1. 1 Heat oven to 350°F. In large bowl, combine egg whites and cream of tartar; beat until soft peaks form. Gradually add 3/4 cup of the sugar, beating at high speed until stiff peaks form.
  2. 2 In small bowl, combine egg yolks, remaining 3/4 cup sugar, flour, orange peel, baking powder, salt, nectar and rum extract; beat at low speed until moistened. Beat 1 minute at medium speed. Pour over egg white mixture; fold in gently just until blended. Pour batter into ungreased 10-inch tube pan.
  3. 3 Bake at 350°F. for 35 to 45 minutes or until top springs back when lightly touched. Immediately invert cake onto funnel or soft drink bottle; let hang 1 hour or until completely cooled. To remove cake from pan, run edge of knife around outer edge of pan and tube.

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