Heavenly Sponge Cake on the Edge of Chinatown

New Kam Hing is anything but new, a time-capsule coffee shop on Chinatown's neglected fringe. But it's worth a detour for its specialty: airy, moist, eggy sponge cake reminiscent of angel food. Best freshly baked; when it isn't, a brief nuking helps.

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