Coffee sponge cake
Waitrose and Partners

Coffee sponge cake

Ground coffee gives this simple sponge recipe a fabulous flavour and colour.

 

    Vegetarian
  • Serves10
  • CourseCake
  • Prepare15 mins
  • Cook25 mins
  • Total time40 mins
  • Pluscooling

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp Essential Mountain Blend Ground Coffee
  • 185g Essential Unsalted Butter, softened, plus extra for greasing
  • 185g light brown soft sugar
  • 3 Essential Free Range White Eggs
  • 185g essential self-raising flour

For the buttercream

  • 1 tbsp Essential Mountain Blend Ground Coffee
  • 100g Essential Unsalted Butter, softened
  • 200g icing sugar
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder, plus extra for dusting