National Sponge Cake Day

National Sponge Cake Day is celebrated on August 23rd every year!

Fun fact: Sponge cake is thought to have originated in the Caribbean. However, the earliest English printed recipe for sponge cake comes from an English poet and author, Gervase Markham.

Enjoy this day by trying this delicious recipe to bake a sponge cake! Top it off with some fresh berries and whipped cream or preserves. Try it paired with a tall cup of milk or juice with some friends. Make it for your family or make it with your family for a fun activity.