Nanny's Sponge Recipe
- 4oz self raising flour
- 1 heaped tsp of baking powder
- 2oz marg
- 4oz sugar
- 2 medium eggs
- 1 tbsp warm water
- A pinch of salt
Cooking time 25mins
Prepare an 8 inch or two 4 inch tins, grease tins with marg, then dust with flour. (Turn on oven heat 15 minutes before required -160 Fan.)
Sieve together in a separate bowl, the flour, baking powder and pinch of salt.
Beat the marg a little in mixing bowl, add sugar to marg and beat well.
Beat each egg in well and add a little flour with the second.
Add 1tbsp of warm water with the sieved flour and fold in with a metal spoon.
Put mixture into prepared tin or tins and smooth top, place on the middle shelf of the oven for 25-30 minutes.