Sandra Djohan



425g Cake Flour
380g Fine Sugar
2tbsp Baking Powder
1tsp Sea Salt
Zest of 1 Lemon
225g Unsalted Butter, cold and cubed
2tsp Lemon Extract
340g Fresh Milk
85g Vegetable Oil
4 Eggs


  1. Preheat oven to 165°C. Grease and line two 8 inch pans.
  2. Combine cake flour, baking powder, sea salt, lemon zest and fine sugar in a mixer. With a paddle attachment mix the ingredients for a few seconds.
  3.  Add the butter and mix until mixture resembles coarse sand.
  4. In another bowl, whisk together all the remaining wet ingredients.
  5. Pour 1/3 of the wet ingredients into the mixer. Turn the speed to medium high and beat for 2 minutes.
  6. Once mixture turns pale and fluffy, slowly add the remaining liquid. Scrape teacher bowl and mix on high for 30 more seconds.
  7. Divide mixture equally into the prepared pans. Bake for 40 minutes or until a skewer comes out clean. Cool in pan for 10 minutes. Then remove and cool completely on a wired rack.
400ml Whipping Cream (I use Millac Gold)
1/4-1/2 cup Icing Sugar (to your preferred sweetness)
1/2 tsp Vanilla Extract.
Whipped together all ingredients until stiff peaks.
photo reference by baker boys
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