Victoria Sponge

A really great Victoria Sponge made using Connacht Gold dairy ingredients- butter, cream and milk.


  • 1200g flour
  • 200g Connacht Gold Butter 
  • 200g caster sugar
  • 3 teasp of baking powder
  • 4 tablespoons milk
  • 4 eggs.


Using the stand mixer cream sugar and Connacht Gold Butter for 2/3 mins until light and fluffy.
Add eggs and beat each one into mixture.
Sieve in flour and baking powder and mix gently.
Spoon into 2 prepared 8inch sandwich tins ( grease and add a ring of parchment paper)
Place into a preheated oven at 180C for 15/20 mins until skewer comes out clean .
Allow to cool on wire rack.
Sandwich together using Connacht Gold cream whipped and strawberry jam.
Decorate with a dusting of icing sugar and fresh strawberries.


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Adrian Martin is an Irish chef brought up in County Cavan, Ireland. He trained in some of Ireland’s most renowned restaurants including MacNean House and Michelin Star restaurant, Bon Appetite in Malahide where he was head of Pastry.

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