Love Heart Sponge

Its nearly valentines day and love hearts everywhere. My husband and I don’t really celebrate valentines day but we do acknowledge it. Every now and then we might get each other chocolate or I might bake something sweet and delicious like Love Heart Sponge.

Recently I have found my Grandmothers sponge recipe and I thought it would be a good idea to make these cute little love hearts.  What are you going to make this Valentines??

 

Strawberry and Coconut Sponge Hearts

To make the sponge you can get the recipe here.  Use what ever size you think for the heart shape cookie cutters. I used 2 different sizes

Ingredients

  • 1/2 bottle of Strawberry topping
  • 1 cup of desiccated coconut

Instructions

  1. Once the cake has cooled use a cookie cutter and cut your hearts out.
  2. Put topping in a bowl and coconut on a plate.
  3. Start dipping the hearts in the topping and remove any excess topping , then place on coconut plate and cover with coconut

Recipe Notes

Decorate: try piping whipped cream on top and some sprinkles.

 

Nutella and Cream Sponge

ponge recipe here

Ingredients

  • 1-2 cups of Nutella
  • approx. 2 cups of whipped cream

Instructions

  1. Once cake has cooled use cookie cutter to cut out heart shapes
  2. Put Nutella in piping bag, and pipe on top of heart.
  3. Pipe cream on top of the Nutella then place another sponge on top. Pipe Nutella on top and add sprinkles.

Recipe Notes

Decorate: Sprinkles of your choice.

 

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