Family Tested & Approved
grated orange rind
Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour tube pan. Cream butter and sugar. Add spices and orange rind. Beat eggs well in a seperate bowl. Add to butter and sugar.
Sift flour, salt and baking powder and to the batter alternately with the orange juice.
Fold in carrots and pecans. Bake 1 hr or until tests done. Cool and turn out. Dust confectioners sugar, if desired, or spread with cream cheese frosting.