Tarvin Fete Victoria Sponge Competition

Home » Newsroom » Tarvin Fete Victoria Sponge Competition
Victoria Sponge

Tarvin Fete Victoria Sponge Competition

Are there any budding Mary Berrys or Paul Hollywoods in the village, any age?
Fancy having a go at baking a classic Victoria Sponge for the Fete cake baking competition?
All details of entry and recipe below:

To enter your perfect cake in our Fete competition, follow the recipe below and bring your cake to the Community Centre by 10.30a.m. on Saturday June 27th.

Recipe
Ingredients:
200g self-raising flour
200g butter
1teasp baking powder
200g caster sugar
4 eggs
2tbsp milk

Method
Heat the oven to 190,170 fan, gas 5.
Grease and line 2x 200cm sandwich tins.
In a large bowl, beat all the ingredients to a smooth, soft batter.
Divide the mixture between the tins, smooth the surface and bake for 20
mins. until golden brown and cake springs back when pressed.
Leave to cool.
Spread jam on the bottom of one cake and sandwich the other on top.
Dust with icing sugar.
(BBC Good Food web site)

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Mr Dee And Wife
Tue 16 Oct 6:00am  |  hits: 460

Well after a long day working at the hairdressers on Saturday a Sri Lankan takeaway from the Manor house (previously known as Jessops) was just what I needed, and it was delicious. Not knowing much about the cuisine and had never previously eaten any I was intrigued to give it a try. It turns out that Sri Lankan cuisine has been formed over the years from many different factors...

Richard Chaplin Conservation Area utf 8 q conservation_area_display_numbered
Sat 13 Oct 6:00am  |  hits: 365

Unlike many or our neighbouring villages, Tarvin has had no maps on display of our historic village centre Conservation Area. Tarvin Civic Trust thought that posting a display somewhere in the village centre might fit the bill. We considered display boards of all shapes and sizes but where would we put them? Then we lit on the idea of posting a display on the back window of the bus shelter...

Poppy1
Mon 15 Oct 6:00am  |  hits: 229

The poppy making workshop at Tarvin Methodist church was such a success that it is being repeated next Saturday October 20th from 10am until noon.If you would like to take part in producing the stock of poppies needed for the display in November then please come along. You will be assured of a morning full of fun, lots of chat and laughter and also with an end product you will...