Delicious Carrot Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Delicious Carrot Cake recipe? Learn how to make Delicious Carrot Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by wangsta12

Makes 10 servings



All the delicious taste of traditional carrot cake with half the fat and calories.

Recipe Ingredients for Delicious Carrot Cake

3/4 cup all-purpose flour
1/4 cup quick-cooking oats
1 1/2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking powder
1/2 teaspoon baking soda
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup granulated sugar
1/4 cup brown sugar
4 tablespoon Splenda
1/4 cup vegetable oil
2 1/2 ounces carrot juice
2 large eggs, lightly beaten
1 1/4 cups finely grated carrot
1/8 cup raisins
1/3 cup fat-free cream cheese
1 tablespoon butter, softened
1/2 cup powdered sugar
3 tablespoon splenda
1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract

Recipe Directions for Delicious Carrot Cake

  1. Recipe from Cooking Light.

  2. Preheat oven to 325.

  3. Cake: Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a knife. Combine flour, oats, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda and salt. Combine granulated sugar, canola oil, baby food, and eggs; stir with a whisk. Add to flour mixture; stir just until moist. Stir in grated carrot and raisins. Spoon batter into an 8-inch square baking pan coated with cooking spray.

  4. Bake at 325 for 40 minutes or until a wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan on a wire rack.

  5. Frosting: combine cheese and butter in a large bowl. Beat with a mixer at high speed until creamy. Gradually add powdered sugar and vanilla, beating at low speed until smooth (do not overbeat). Spread over cake. Cover and chill.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 88.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
275
Calories from Fat
94
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
10.5g
16%
Saturated Fat
3.8g
19%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
54mg
18%
Sodium
183mg
8%
Potassium
178mg
5%
Total Carbohydrates
40.7g
14%
Dietary Fiber
1.3g
5%
Sugars
30.0g
Protein
3.3g
Vitamin A 73% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 5% Iron 5%
* 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
C
  Good points
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sugar
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