Advertisement

loader

Talk

Advanced search

Help! I just realised I've missed the baking powder out of the sponge cake recipe ds2 was making.......

(9 Posts)
DrZeus Sun 04-Oct-09 16:20:18

.....will it be a disaster. Got 18 minutes in the oven left. I can't bear to look! Does anyone know whether it will be OK and look like a sponge cake or will I have to concede defeat?

thrifty Sun 04-Oct-09 16:23:03

did you use self raising flour?

DrZeus Sun 04-Oct-09 16:24:24

Yes, def s/r flour.

clutteredup Sun 04-Oct-09 16:26:10

Look now if it looks a little low you might want to warn DS it might be a new kind of cake - I did this the other day it was a bit like shortcake - which I guess is what it was really- it was edible but not like a real cake.

clutteredup Sun 04-Oct-09 16:26:59

Oh- with S/R flour you should be fine - I made mine with just plain flour [dumb smiley]

skidoodle Sun 04-Oct-09 16:27:21

If you used self-raising flour and introduced plenty of air during the mixing you might just be OK.

thrifty Sun 04-Oct-09 16:28:32

should be fine with s/r flour. may not be as light and fluffy as with s/r and baking powder, but should rise nicely and taste like cake :-)

Paolosgirl Sun 04-Oct-09 16:29:48

You'll be fine. I never/rarely use bp if I'm using s/r

clutteredup Sun 04-Oct-09 16:55:12

Did it work ok DRZ?

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now