200 Sweetened Condensed Milk
140 Self-Rising Flour
1 Baking Powder
1/2 Baking Soda
60 Butter
1 Margarine
75 Vanilla Essence


Sieve the flour, baking powder and baking soda together.
Mix the flour mixture, condensed milk, melted butter, essence, and water and beat well.
Pour the mixture into a greased and dusted 6 inch diameter round tin.
Bake in a hot oven at 200 degrees C (400 degrees F for 10 minutes.
Then reduce the temperature to 150 degrees C (300 degree F and bake for a further 10 minutes.
The cake is ready when it leaves the sides of the tin and is springy to touch.
When ready, take out from the oven and leave for 1 minute.,
Invert the tin over a rack and tap sharply to remove.
Cool the the cake on a wire rack.