Monday, September 3, 2012

Yogurt Cheese Cream Cake

This cake looks ordinary and does not need decoration at all. The sponge cake is soft and light. The yogurt cheese cream is not sweet and it has a slight hint of sourness from the yogurt, it is really perfect to eat along with a cup of hot coffee.



Sponge Cake: ( 10" round Springform baking pan)
A) 4 egg yolks
      100g optima flour (Optima Ready Mix)
       90g Hong Kong flour
       75 ml olive oil
       90ml milk
       1/4 teaspoon of bicarbonate of soda
       1/2 teaspoon vanilla essence

B)  4 egg whites
      100g sugar
       1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar

Method: (chiffon cake method)
1)  Preheat oven to 175° C.
2)  Place ingredients A in a mixing bowl, mix well.
3)  Beat ingredients B until peak form.
4) Add  mixture  2 into 3, mix well.  Pour batter into the greased baking pan, bake for 35 - 40 minutes.
5) When the cake is cool, slice the cake horizontally  into 2 equal layers.

For Yogurt cheese cream filling, you need:
~1 can peach of pineapple - drained
~ 6 pieces gelatine leaf
~ 50ml milk
~ 200 ml whipped cream
~ 60g sugar
~  25g water
~ 2 egg yolks (beaten)
~ 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
~180g cream cheese
~ 200g plain yogurt

1) Dissolve sugar in heated water (double boiling method) till sugar dissolves, add in beaten egg yolks.
2) Beat cheese, yogurt and lemon juice till smooth.
3) Melt gelatine in milk over a pot of simmering water  (double boil method).
4) Combine mixture 1,2 and 3 together, mix well.
5) Fold in whipped cream into mixture 4.
6) Place one piece of cake back into the Springform baking pan (or a cake base with cake ring), spread cream cheese filling over the cake evenly, arrange peaches on top, then place another layer of cake on top. Leave it to set in the fridge for more than one hour.
7) Serve.


  1. Veronica, your cake is lovely! I like the thick filling in between. About the sponge cake, do you have to invert the cake pan when it comes out of the oven?

  2. I love this cake very much. It is soft fluffy texture. I'm sure it taste very very good.

  3. Phong Hong, Thank you for dropping by. I inverted the cake pan immediately out from the oven.

  4. アンゼエリン thank you for reading my blog. The cake is soft and it tastes good too.

  5. Hi Veronica, your yogurt cake look delicious, love the thick filling. Yummy.

    Have a nice week ahead.

  6. Thank you Amelia. Wish you all the best.