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Lamington's Recipe

We have a delicious Lamington's Recipe for you! This Lamington's Recipe is easy to make and follow. Follow the step by step guide and enjoy with a hot Cuppa!
Prep Time0 mins
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: Australian
Keyword: Lamington



  • 8 oz Butter Room Temperature
  • 12 oz Caster Sugar
  • 12 oz Flour
  • 4 Eggs Room Temperature
  • 1 tsp Baking Powder
  • 1 tsp Cream of Tartar
  • 1 tsp Vanilla Essence
  • 1 cup Milk


  • 2 cups Boiling Water
  • 10 oz Caster Sugar
  • 4 tsp Cocoa Powder
  • 4 oz Butter
  • 3-4 drops Vanilla Essence
  • 2 tsp Corn Flour


  • Beat Butter and Sugar until it's creamy and pale
  • Add eggs one at a time
  • Stir in flour and beat
  • Add Baking powder and Cream of Tartar
  • Pour milk gradually
  • Beat
  • Pour batter and Bake in a tray or square dish/tin at 160° for 40mins
  • Cool cake and freeze
  • remove from the freezer the next morning and cut into squares. Dip the Lamingtons in Sauce (recipe below for sauce) and roll in Desiccated Coconut. Enjoy!


  • Combine all of the ingredients and mix in the water on a saucepan. Heat through until thick and remove from heat.