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Honey Sponge Roll



8 slice(s)


  • 1/2 level teaspoon bicarbonate soda
  • 1 level tablespoon Cream of Tartar.
  • 1/2 level teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 level teaspoon mixed spice
  • 80 grams Corn Flour
  • 30 grams plain flour
  • 130 grams castor sugar
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 tablespoons hot water
  • 1 heaped tablespoon Melted Honey


  • 2 tablespoons icing sugar
  • 400 grams cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

extra Icing Sugar for dusting

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    Preparation 20min
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    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!
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Recipe's preparation

  1. Turn Oven on to 180oc


    Put all Dry ingredients except castor sugar into Tm5 bowl and mix 10sec Sp 5, set aside.

    wash and dry TM Bowl.


    Place in castor sugar into TM bowl mill 10sec sp 9. set aside. 

    Wash and dry bowl thouroughly.


    Seperate eggs. Put egg Yolks aside.

    Insert Butterfly whisk into TM bowl

    Add egg Whites. Without MC Whip 2-4mins speed 3. Check stiff peaks have formed. 

    add sugar over 3 minutes, 1 Tablespoon at a time. 

    Beat Egg yolks lightly with a fork, gradually add slowly over 2 minutes.

    Remove Butterfly.

     Add melted honey and water

    Add Dry Ingredients mix speed 3, 10 seconds. Srcape down sides. 

    Mix speed 3, 10 seconds. If not all combined use a spatular to gently fold in. Spread mixture onto a baking tray lined with Baking paper

    bake 15 mins. 

    Take Sponge out of the oven, immediately turn onto a clean dampened tea towel sprinkled with castor sugar. Roll sponge incorporating the tea towel.

    Once cooled unroll.



    While Baking prepare a clean tea towel onto bench. sprinkle with castor sugar. 

    When sponge cooked tip onto tea towel dusted with castor sugar. 


  2. Cream

    Into a clean bowl add butterfly

    Add full cream, vanilla, and icing sugar.

    whip until cream has thickened. watch through hole in the top.

    spread onto sponge roll and roll up. Trim off ends with a bread knife.


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By making your own icing sugar before hand you can miss this step and reduce the amount of times you need to wash the bowl.

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  • An old fashioned favourite,

    Submitted by Renae515 on 25. November 2015 - 11:01.

    An old fashioned favourite, was delicious. A beautiful special occasion cake, perfect for everyone. Yummy, will be making again

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  • Absolutely amazing, loved by

    Submitted by Tammie Anne on 9. November 2015 - 23:29.

    Absolutely amazing, loved by all, will be making again for sure! 

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