How is a sponge cake dissimilar than a regular ole cake? It’s primarily made upwards of flour, sugar, together with eggs. There’s NO butter or oil! This composition helps the cake concur together good together with non crumble when rolling. And surprisingly, it’s yet moist!
After you lot brand the batter for this cake you lot pour it into a large jelly curlicue pan lined amongst parchment paper. It solely takes nearly fourteen minutes to cook. After it’s done you lot at nowadays plow the cake out onto a towel heavily coated inwards powdered saccharide (this is hence it doesn’t stick). Then you lot curlicue the cake upwards inwards the towel, starting at the brusk side. Let it cool completely together with hence you lot unroll it together with spread the amazing raspberry cream filling on.
FOR THE BATTER:
- 4 eggs , divided
- 1/2 loving cup + 1/3 loving cup saccharide , divided
- 1 teaspoon vanilla
- 1/2 loving cup flour
- 1/3 loving cup cocoa powder
- 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
- 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
- 1/8 teaspoon salt
- 1/3 loving cup water
FOR THE FILLING:
- 1/2 loving cup freeze dried raspberries (1/2 ounce)
- 1 (8 ounce) packet cream cheese, room temperature
- 1/2 teaspoon vanilla
- pinch of salt
- 1 loving cup powdered saccharide , divided
- 1 loving cup heavy whipping cream
FOR THE GANACHE:
- 3 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips
- 6 tablespoons heavy whipping cream
FOR THE TOPPING:
- 1 (6 ounce) container fresh raspberries
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FOR THE CAKE:
- Preheat oven to 350 degrees F(325 if using a nighttime pan). Line a 10×15 inch jell curlicue pan amongst parchment newspaper together with grease amongst cooking spray.
- In a mixing bowl, purpose an electrical manus mixer to crunch egg whites until soft peaks (peaks autumn when you lot elevator the beaters). While mixing, piece of cake add together inwards the 1/2 loving cup saccharide together with crunch until strong peaks.
- In a bowl of a stand upwards mixer amongst whisk attachment, crunch egg yolks on medium speed for three minutes, add together the 1/3 loving cup saccharide together with vanilla together with crunch 2 to a greater extent than minutes.
- In some other mixing bowl, mix flour, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda, together with tabular array salt together. Alternately add together flour mix together with the 1/3 loving cup H2O to the egg yolk mixture inwards the stand upwards mixer. When thoroughly mixed (scrape downwards sides of the bowl), plication the chocolate batter into the egg whites a petty at a time. Keep stirring until completely combined.
- Spread batter into the prepared baking pan together with bake for 12-15 minutes until toothpick comes dorsum build clean together with cake springs dorsum when lightly touched.
- Meanwhile, laid upwards a dish towel coated thoroughly inwards powdered sugar.
- When the cake is done, at nowadays invert it onto the towel. Remove the parchment newspaper together with hence starting at the narrow end, curlicue it up. Let it cool completely.
FOR THE FILLING:
- Place freeze dried raspberries inwards a blender together with pulse into a fine pulverization (yields nearly 2 tablespoons).
- In the bowl of a stand upwards mixer fitted amongst the whisk attachment, crunch heavy whipping cream together with 1/4 loving cup powdered saccharide until strong peaks form. Remove whipped cream into a separate bowl.
- In the stand upwards mixer bowl (no necessitate to clean) fitted amongst the paddle attachment, crunch the cream cheese until smooth. Add inwards 3/4 loving cup powdered sugar, raspberry powder, vanilla, together with salt.
- Fold inwards 1 1/2 cups of the whipped cream until combined together with house the remaining whipped cream the refrigerator to purpose equally a garnish on overstep (you may necessitate to whip amongst a whisk if it loses stiffness).
- Carefully unroll the cake. Spread the raspberry filling evenly over the entire surface together with hence curlicue the cake dorsum upwards the same agency it was rolled before.
- Place cake curlicue on a plate, embrace amongst plastic wrap, together with house inwards the refrigerator for at to the lowest degree three hours.
FOR THE GANACHE:
- Heat the half-dozen tablespoons whipping cream inwards the microwave for 45 seconds or until hot together with hence add together the chocolate chips. Cover together with allow it sit down for 2 minutes together with hence stir until smooth. Let the ganache come upwards to room temperature (about 5-10 minutes) earlier pouring together with spreading over the cake.
- Let the ganache cool on the cake for nearly v minutes together with hence overstep amongst the whipped cream (the leftover from the filling) together with fresh raspberries. Sprinkle amongst powdered sugar. Slice together with serve. Store leftover cake inwards the fridge.