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  • Easy Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe for Beginners| Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe

    This Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe is a British Classic for a reason. named after Queen Victoria who used who used to have a slice with tea, each afternoon. Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe Ingredients for a 6'' cake Cake sponge: 120g(4.23oz) soft butter/margarine at room temperature 120g( 4.23oz) caster sugar/ regular sugar placed in grinder for a few sec 30ml(1.01oz) water 2 medium eggs, room temperature 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 175g(6.17oz) self-raising flour /plain flour with 2tsp of baking powder For the Filling : 260ml(9.15oz) whipping cream, 40g(1.41oz) icing sugar and 1 tsp vanilla extract. 200g(7.05oz) strawberry jam For decorating: 200g(7.05oz) Fresh Strawberries Syrup for the sponges: Place 100g(3.52) sugar and 100ml(3.51oz) water on a simmer until all the sugar has dissolved. Leave it to cool down and add 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract. Tools: hand mixer /stand mixer spatula piping bag 1 piping tip two 6'' cake pans baking paper knife Method Heat the oven to 160°C . Cut a piece of greaseproof paper or non-stick baking parchment to fit the base of the base of two 6''cake tins. Place the butter/margarine, sugar, in the mixing bowl and beat with a whisk or mixer until the sugar starts melting. Add the water and vanilla essence all at once. Give it a stir, then add the eggs and mix until combined. To avoid lumps add the flour slowly, preferably 1tbsp at a time. Pour the mixture into the tins, smooth the top with a spoon and bake in the middle shelf of the oven for 22-24min. The cake is cooked when it looks well risen and gold or when a skewer come clean from the centre of the cake. Let the cake sit in the tin for 5 minutes, then gently run a knife around the edge and turn it out onto a wire rack to cool. Cup the cake top crust with a knife and use a generous amount of syrup. To make the filling beat the cream with the icing sugar and vanilla. Using a piping bag and 1M tip pipe the cream into the sponges and add the strawberry jam. Finish it off with some fresh strawberries cut into halves and a bit of icing sugar. Keep in the fridge up to 3 days.

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  • Our Story | Aphrodite's Cakes

    Welcome to Aphrodite’s Cakes Welcome to Aphrodite’s Cakes, the home of delicious, unique, and high-quality cakes made with love. As a family-owned business, we have been providing our community with the best cakes for years. Our traditional recipes with a modern twist have made us a popular choice for birthdays and other special occasions. We believe that a cake is more than just a dessert. It is a centerpiece that brings people together and creates memories that last a lifetime. At Aphrodite’s Cakes, we are passionate about making every cake special and unique, just like our customers. Our Philosophy At Aphrodite's Cakes, we make all our cakes from scratch using only the best ingredients and traditional recipes with a modern twist. Our cakes are made fresh daily, so you know you’re getting the best quality. We use traditional recipes which we have adapted to incorporate modern flavours and style. If you're looking for a cake to celebrate any special occasion, look no further than our store. Our team is dedicated to creating a cake that is perfect for your event. Meet Our Team Our team at Aphrodite’s Cakes is made up of passionate bakers and cake decorators who share a love for creating beautiful and delicious cakes. We are a family-owned business, and we treat our customers like family too. We believe that every cake should be unique and special, just like the person it is made for. We work closely with our customers to create cakes that are tailored to their tastes and preferences. At Aphrodite’s Cakes, we are dedicated to making every celebration a little sweeter.

  • Aphrodite's Cakes | Cake Delivery Manchester

    Welcome to Aphrodite's Cakes! Birthday Cakes Manchester & Nationwide Delivery Shop Cakes Mini Cakes Mini Cakes Manchester Celebration Cakes Manchester Delivery Children's Cakes Manchester Local Delivery Cupcakes Manchester Delivery Our Story Our goal at Aphrodite’s Cakes is to bring the joy of cake to everyone. We pride ourselves on using only the highest quality ingredients and follow traditional recipes with a modern flair. Our unique flavor combinations and artistic designs have made us a popular choice for events and special occasions. We are so grateful for the support of our customers and community, which is why we are excited to offer our cake school online. Our courses cover everything from the basics of cake baking to advanced decorating techniques, so there is something for everyone. Join our cake school community today! Our Story Our Blog Tips, Tricks, and Inspiration for Cake Lovers Read More Easy Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe for Beginners| Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe Easy Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe for Beginners| Victoria Sponge Cake Recipe Aphrodite's Cakes on Instagram Subscribe Get the Latest Updates on Our Cakes and More. Enter your email here Subscribe Thanks for Joining!

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