Victoria Sandwich or sponge is a staple of English baking. You will often see this cake sitting on a table nearby in period films during tea time.
There is not much variation in the actual recipe itself, but a few tips are helpful in creating the best result. What better source to call upon to help bake the best sponge, that Mary Berry, the baking maven staring in the Great British Bake Off.
Use mini heart shaped tins and you have made yourself a romantic dessert for two.