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How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake

Max. D Gray
By Max. D Gray. Updated: March 22, 2022
How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake

Do you love sweet things? Then you need to read this recipe for how to make pumpkin cake. In just 45 minutes you'll have a delicious dessert that can also be eaten as a snack and will surely delight the whole family. When you make a pumpkin cake you are also getting your kids to eat this nutritious ingredient, full of vitamins and great for helping them grow. Get creative in your kitchen and learn to make a delicious pumpkin sponge cake from OneHowTo.

Between 45 & 60 minutes low difficulty


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Steps to follow:


The first thing to do to prepare your delicious pumpkin sponge cake is to put a frying pan on low heat and add the butter to melt it. Meanwhile, grate the pumpkin using a regular vegetable grater and then grind it up for a puree of this fruit.

How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake - Step 1

In a bowl, add 2 eggs and beat them until they have a foamy, spongy texture; then add sugar and beat everything together into a thick, white mixture.

How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake - Step 2

Next sift the flour into a large bowl; then add the baking powder and cinnamon. When you finish, add the melted butter from the first step, the pumpkin puree and finally the beaten eggs. Once you have all these ingredients in the same bowl, beat them until blended and they are a smooth paste.

How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake - Step 3

Now preheat the oven to 170 degrees celcius (338 farenheit) from both above and below and get the mould ready for the pumpkin cake. Put a little butter and flour in the mould to prevent it from sticking when the cake is baking, then add the mixture from the previous step and put it in the oven at 170 degrees.

How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake - Step 4

Let the cake bake for about 50 minutes and then check whether or not it's done. To do this just poke the cake with a toothpick and if it comes out clean it means your cake is ready. If it's still sticky though, leave it in a little longer to finish cooking. Then it's ready to enjoy!

How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake - Step 5

If you like trying new flavours, from OneHowTo we suggest some other original and delicious cake recipes that you will surely love. For example, you can learn to make a lemon sponge cake or a sugar-free sponge cake. Finger licking good!

How to Make Pumpkin Sponge Cake - Step 6

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