Fluffy sponge cake with syrup

Submitted by enr on 10 Mar 2014
5 eggs
1 and 1/2 cup sugar
5 tbsp sunflower oil
6 tbsp water
2 cup flour
10 g baking powder
powdered sugar for sprinkling
walnuts or almonds for decoration
# For the syrup:
3/4 cup water
3/4 cup sugar
2 tbsp cocoa
125 g butter
Fluffy sponge cake with syrup
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With mixer beat eggs and sugar until the mixture turns white and becomes fluffy. Gradually add the oil and water, stirring well. Sift the flour with the baking powder and vanilla and gradually add to egg mixture. Stir well and poured into pre-oiled and sprinkled with flour cake form. Bake in a preheated oven at 180C ° (about 50 minutes). Once prepared was allowed to stand for ten minutes in an oven turned off and is then subtracted. While the cake is cooling prepare the syrup. In a deep bottomed pot on medium high heat put to melt the butter. Add sugar, cocoa, and finally water. The mixture needs to boil ten minutes to thicken. Get out of it from the fire to cool and then transferred into a kettle. Make holes with a pencil on the cake a distance of 2 cm from each other, we fill them with syrup carefully. In each hole put nut to fill it, and sprinkle top with powdered sugar. Becomes soft and fluffy cake, almost as kozunak.
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10 Mar 2014


Very interesting cake, put to favorites! :)

I've cake years ago and became juicy and very sweet. Sometimes put holes in honey, chocolate or nectar for variety, but I have not thought to put walnuts. The dough is not like brioche :)

dough like, but already baked cake to me reminds me of cake, so soft and juicy. Next time I will try it with honey, great idea :)

made cake, appearance is just ... magical! The taste will comment later, I can not wait to try it :) :) :)

Great looks, I hope you liked it. I first saw how it looks in the round, my rectangular. :)

Dankarela, home men liked the cake! I personally think that I did not get as fluffy as I expected, but if the household is satisfied - everything is fine :) :) :)

cake like us! So far I have not done this :) The idea of ​​holes that are filled with syrup my suit (my son was impressed :)

Glad looks superb, and now to me eating: D

cake is great! Fluffy and juicy! :) :)

became our favorite ... this cake !! :)

I am very glad that you liked. All photos are great. I also do quite often and never stays for the next day :)