Vanilla Sponge Cake with Strawberry-Meringue Buttercream
Vanilla Sponge Cake with Strawberry-Meringue Buttercream
  • prep: 1 hr 25 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 1 hr 25 min
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  • Summary

    Tall and light-as-air, this three-layer chiffon cake is a strawberry lover's delight. There are three pounds of berries sandwiched between its layers, mixed into the ethereal whipped frosting, and in a sugar-dusted pile on top.

    Ingredients

    • Vegetable-oil cooking spray, for pan
    • 2 1/4 cups cake flour (not self-rising)
    • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
    • 2 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 1 stick unsalted butter, melted and cooled slightly
    • 7 large eggs, separated, room temperature
    • 2/3 cup whole milk, room temperature
    • 1/2 teaspoon cream of tartar
    • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
    • 3 pounds strawberries, hulled
    • 1 3/4 cups granulated sugar
    • 7 large egg whites
    • 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
    • 4 sticks unsalted butter, room temperature, cut into pieces
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • Confectioners' sugar, for dusting (optional)

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 16
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 337 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 7 g 10.01%
    • Saturated Fat: 4 g 19.35%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 16 mg 5.48%
    • Sodium: 313 mg 13.04%
    • Calcium: 46 mg 4.59%
    • Potassium: 193 mg 5.51%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 9.91%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 64 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 2 g 8.11%
    • Sugar: 46 g
    • Protein: 7 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 3.9%
    • Vitamin C 83.34%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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