Orange Sponge Cake

Ingredients

6 Eggs, separated
1 tablespoon Grated Orange Peel
1/2 cup Orange Juice
1 1/2 cups Sugar
1/4 teaspoon Salt
cups Sifted Cake Flour
1 teaspoon Cream Of Tartar
cup Butter, or oleo
2 teaspoons Grated Orange Peel
4 cups Sifted Confectioners Sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons Vanilla
2 tablespoons Orange Juice, to taste

Preparation

1
Beat egg yolks until thick and lemon-colored. Add peel and juice. Beat until very thick. Gradually beat in 1 cup of sugar and the salt. Carefully fold in flour. Beat egg whites until foamy; add cream of tartar; beat until soft peaks form. Thoroughly fold whites into yolk mixture. Bake in ungreased 10-inch tube pan at 325 degrees, about 55 minutes or until done.
2
Invert pan; cool and frost.
3
Cream butter; gradually add about half the sugar, blending well. Beat in vanilla. Gradually beat in remaining sugar. Add enough orange juice to make of spreadable consistency.

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Here's a recipe for Orange Sponge Cake, which is very similar to Orange Chiffon Cake.

Yield:

1.0 servings

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December 4, 2009

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