Carrot-pecan Cake Recipe

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Carrot-Pecan Cake

Beth Goike

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@lilbeth

My friends and family have tried this recipe and love it!


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Cook:

1 Hr 10 Min

Ingredients

1 1/4 cups salad oil
2 cups flour
1 tsp soda
4 eggs
1 cup finely chopped pecans
2 cups sugar
2 tsp baking powder
2 cups grated carrots
2 tsp cinnamon

ORANGE GLAZE

1/4 c cornstarch
2 tbsps butter
1 c sugar
2 tbsps grated orange peel
1 c fresh orange juice
1/2 tsp salt

ORANGE GLAZE DIRECTIONS

combine sugar and cornstarch in saucepan; add juice slowly and stir until smooth. cook over low heat until thick and glossy. cool and spread over carrot pecan cake.

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Combine oil and sugar and mix well. Sift all dry ingredients together and beat into oil and sugar mixture alternately with the eggs, beating well after each addition. Add pecans
2
Pour a lightly greased tube pan. Bake at 325 degrees for 1 hr and 10 mins. Cool in pan. Spread Orange Glaze over the cake if desired.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes