Mini Victoria sponges recipe

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12 - 14






10 min


25 min

Nutrition per portion

Calories 351 kCal 18%

These mini Victoria sponges are the perfect sweet treat for any occasion. Delicious and quick to make - what's not to love? These individual Victoria sponges take around 35 mins to prepare and cook. You can make 12-14 delicious cakes with this recipe. Fill each of your mini sponges with sweet strawberry jam and a generous spoonful of whipped cream. Dust with icing sugar before serving. These mini Victoria sponge cakes are ideal for kids parties or afternoon tea gatherings with friends and family.


  • 225g baking liquid or softened margarine
  • 225g caster sugar
  • 4 eggs, medium
  • 225g self-raising flour, sifted
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • Filling:
  • 2 tablespoons jam
  • 150ml whipping cream, whipped
  • Caster or Icing sugar, to dredge


  • Place all cake ingredients in a mixing bowl and beat together until smooth.

  • Place heaped tablespoons of the mix in 12 muffins cases. Bake in the centre of the preheated oven at 180°C/350°F/Gas Mark 4 for 20-25 minutes. Turn out, remove paper and cool on wire tray. When cold remove the cakes from the cases and cut in half horizontally.

  • Fill with the jam and whipped cream and a dusting of icing sugar.

Top tip for making Mini Victoria sponges

Make your own strawberry jam for the filling

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