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Southern Chocolate Carrot Cake Recipe

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


Submitted by hkd_bear

Makes 24 servings



Vegan - yummy but definitely a 'healthy' tasting cake.

Recipe Ingredients for Southern Chocolate Carrot Cake

1 1/2 cups finely grated carrots
3/4 cup granulated sugar
1/2 cup canola oil
1 cup boiling water
1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour
1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
1/2 teaspoon salt

Recipe Directions for Southern Chocolate Carrot Cake

In a large mixing bowl, combine carrots, sugar & oil. Pour water over the mixture; set aside. In a separate bowl, combine flour, cocoa, cinnamon, baking powder, and salt. Add to the carrot mixture; mix well. Pour batter into a non-stick or lightly oiled 8" square pan. Bake at 350 for 35 minutes.
Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 37.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
100
Calories from Fat
44
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.9g
8%
Saturated Fat
0.5g
3%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
54mg
2%
Potassium
90mg
3%
Total Carbohydrates
14.1g
5%
Dietary Fiber
1.1g
4%
Sugars
6.6g
Protein
1.2g
Vitamin A 23% Vitamin C 1%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* 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
B+
  Good points
  • No cholesterol
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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