By Eddy − On Tuesday, June 30, 2020, 3 years ago in Cake Recipes

Portuguese Sponge Cake Recipe

5 out of 5 with 81 ratings
Views: 47756
Portuguese Sponge Cake Recipe

This Portuguese sponge cake recipe (receita de pão de ló) makes the famous Portuguese airy cake with multiple global and regional variations.

Preparation time 30 min
Cooking Time 35 min
Ready In1 h 5 min
Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings8

Ingredients

10 eggs (at room temperature)1 cup of sugar2 cups of flour, sifted1 teaspoon of baking powder½ teaspoon of saltZest of one lemon
10 eggs (at room temperature)1 cup of sugar2 cups of flour, sifted1 teaspoon of baking powder½ teaspoon of saltZest of one lemon
Get Portuguese ingredients

Preparation

  1. Preheat oven to 350 F / 180 C.
  2. Beat the eggs at high speed for about 20 minutes, while incorporating the sugar gradually.
  3. Then gently fold in the flour, previously mixed with the baking powder and the salt, then add the lemon zest.
  4. Place in a lightly oiled round pan and bake for 30 to 35 minutes.
  5. Wait about 10 minutes before unmolding the cake.
Recipe & Photo Credit: 196flavors.com
Orange & Butter Cake Recipe
Orange & Butter Cake Recipe

This orange and butter cake recipe (receita de bolo de laranja) is very easy to prepare and delicious, enjoy.

Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings8
Portuguese Coconut Cake Recipe
Portuguese Coconut Cake Recipe

This Portuguese coconut cake with milk (bolo de coco e leite ensopado) is easy to make and delicious.

Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings8
Portuguese Caramel Cheesecake Recipe
Portuguese Caramel Cheesecake Recipe

This Portuguese caramel cheesecake recipe (cheesecake de caramelo) does take a while to prepare, but it is worth it.

Level of DifficultyEasy
Servings6

Leisa
Leisa
Turned out nicely.
1 year ago, Thursday, November 24, 2022
reply
Robert Whittington
Thank you EDWARD JUNIOR for sharing with New Recipes .
1 year ago, Wednesday, November 23, 2022
221123133437.jpg
reply
captcha

You might also like:

Terceira is a volcanic island in the Azores archipelago, in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean.
Tia Maria's Portuguese biscuits (biscoitos) is a great and fun recipe to make during the holidays with the help of family.
Legend has it that wine has been produced in Portugal since at least 4000 years ago, according to some sources. It is possible that Portugal has been producing wine since the time of the Phoenicians, although the...
On this video, Nancy from DIYwithnancyg, shows you step by step how to make Azorean Chouriço (Portuguese chouriço).
Ever wonder which are the most popular recipes on our site? Here is a list of the top 10 Portuguese recipes on portugueserecipes.ca.
We share interesting Portugal Facts and how the Portuguese culture has spread around the world as a result of cultural diffusion to the global community.