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Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

 
Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
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Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting recipe

Yield

16

servings

Prep

20

min

Cook

40

min

Ready

60

min

Trans-fat Free
 

Ingredients

Cake
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking powder
¼ teaspoon salt
cup butter
softened
1 cup sugar
3 large eggs
cup milk
3 medium carrots
grated
½ cup walnuts
coarse chop
Icing
½ cup butter
softened
4 ounces cream cheese
softened
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 ½ cups powdered sugar
Topping
¼ cup walnuts
finely chopped
2 tablespoons brown sugar, light

Directions

Preheat oven to 350℉ (180℃).

Grease 9 inch round cake pan.

Dust with flour; tap out excess.

Mix together flour, cinnamon, baking powder and salt.

Beat together butter and sugar at medium speed until light and fluffy.

Add eggs, 1 at a time, beating well after each.

At low speed, alternately beat flour mixture and milk into butter mixture.

Stir in carrots and nuts.

Pour batter into prepared pan.

Bake cake until top springs back when lightly touched and a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean, about 40 minutes.

Transfer pan to wire rack to cool for 10 minutes.

Turn cake out onto rack to cool completely.

Prepare icing: Beat together butter and cream cheese at medium speed until completely smooth.

Beat in vanilla.

Beat in confectioners sugar until well blended.

To prepare topping, mix together nuts and brown sugar.

Place cake on serving plate.

Spread icing over top and sides if needed.

Sprinkle with nut topping mixture.

 

* not incl. in nutrient facts

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size 110g (3.9 oz)
Amount per Serving
Calories 51948% of calories from fat
 % Daily Value *
Total Fat 28g 43%
Saturated Fat 14g 72%
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 112mg 37%
Sodium 240mg 10%
Total Carbohydrate 21g 21%
Dietary Fiber 2g 7%
Sugars g
Protein 14g
Vitamin A 67% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 6% Iron 10%
* based on a 2,000 calorie diet How is this calculated?

 

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