The Sponge Cake is a foam cake. The Pound Cake is a butter cake. Sponge Cakes are made with basically three main ingredients eggs, sugar and flour. They are light and airy as a result of the air beaten into the separated egg yolks and egg whites.
Pound cakes are made of the same three main ingredients eggs, sugar and flour but with a magical twist of the butter and for a fluffy delicious result an addition of yeast complements the mixture.
Both cakes share one common factor, they are irresistible. Amaze your family and friends with the cake of your choice with a cup of tea or coffee.