Definition of Victoria sponge in English:

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Victoria sponge

(also Victoria sandwich)


A cake consisting of two layers of sponge made with additional fat and filled with jam.
Example sentences
  • The dessert list boasts some 15 different delights, including lemon meringue tart, hot blackberry and apple crumble, a classic Victoria sponge cake, carrot cake and chocolate pecan tart.
  • When I was at school all I remember making in ‘housecraft’ was bread and butter pudding, rock cakes and Victoria sponge.
  • Men once more donned their pinnies in the kitchen when 15 of them were challenged to make Victoria sponges in the cake baking category.
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