Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

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Submitted by tfrizalone

Makes 18 servings



CARROT CAKE WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

Recipe Ingredients for CARROT CAKE WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
1 cup vegetable oil
3 eggs
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 cups shredded carrots
8 oz cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup butter, softened
3 teaspoons milk
1 teaspoon vanilla
2 cups powdered sugar

Recipe Directions for CARROT CAKE WITH CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

  1. Heat oven to 350F. Grease bottom and sides of one 13x9-inch pan with shortening; lightly flour. In large bowl, beat granulated sugar, oil and eggs with electric mixer on low speed about 30 seconds or until blended. Add flour, cinnamon, baking soda, 1 teaspoon vanilla and the salt; beat on low speed 1 minute. Stir in carrots and nuts. Pour into pan(s).

  2. 40 to 45 minutes, or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan on cooling rack. Cool completely, about 1 hour.

  3. In medium bowl, beat cream cheese, butter, milk and vanilla with electric mixer on low speed until smooth. Gradually beat in powdered sugar, 1 cup at a time, on low speed until smooth and spreadable. Frost cake. Store in refrigerator

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 99.4g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
361
Calories from Fat
180
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
20.0g
31%
Saturated Fat
7.0g
35%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
52mg
17%
Sodium
216mg
9%
Potassium
103mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
43.0g
14%
Dietary Fiber
1.0g
4%
Sugars
30.8g
Protein
3.5g
Vitamin A 67% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 3% Iron 6%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
D-
  Good points
  • High in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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