Vegan Carrot Cake Recipe

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


Submitted by jogp

Makes 20 servings



Moist Vegan carrot cake - fewer calories than regular!

Recipe Ingredients for Vegan Carrot Cake

3 cups shredded Carrots
1 1/4 cup of Sugar
2 cups Flour
1/2 teaspoon of Salt
2 teaspoons of Baking Powder
1/2 teaspoon of Baking Soda
2 teaspoons of Cinnamon
1/2 cup of Orange Juice
3/4 cup of Canola Oil
1 cup of Raisins
1 cup of Chopped Walnuts
1/4 cup apple sauce

Recipe Directions for Vegan Carrot Cake

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Do not use a hand mixer for this recipe, use a ladle or spoon.

  3. Mix all the dry Ingredients together.

  4. Then mix in the Carrots and the Oil to the dry ingredients.

  5. Add the Orange Juice and mix it all together.

  6. Fold in the nuts and raisins

  7. Grease pan with cooking spray or oil.

  8. Put the batter into cake pan.

  9. Bake for 45 minutes or until knife/toothpick comes out clean when inserted in the center.

  10. Let cool completely

  11. Beat cream cheese and margarine together.

  12. Beat in powdered sugar and vanilla together with hand mixer.

  13. Pipe into a plastic ziplock bag and close bag.

  14. When cake is completely cool, cut a little snip off the bottom corner of the ziplock bag and drizzle the creamy frosting over the top of the cake as pictured.

  15. Or you can always just frost it regular.

  16. Enjoy!

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Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 73.5g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
238
Calories from Fat
109
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.1g
19%
Saturated Fat
0.8g
4%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
104mg
4%
Potassium
220mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates
31.4g
10%
Dietary Fiber
1.7g
7%
Sugars
18.5g
Protein
3.2g
Vitamin A 55% Vitamin C 7%
Calcium 4% 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
B
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • No cholesterol
  • Low in sodium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in sugar
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