Easiest Carrot Cake Recipe

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Easiest Carrot Cake

Linda Yates

By
@knittingpotter

i made this cake for a baby shower after reading all the carrot cake recipes on this site.
i added a few touches of my own.
every one said it was the best they had ever eaten. reduces the calories just a tad.


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Serves:

quite a few

Prep:

1 Hr

Cook:

1 Hr

Ingredients

1 box
dunkin hines carrot cake mix
1 c
dried cherries
1 c
roughly chopped walnuts
1/2 c
more raisnes
ingredients called for in cake mix.

Directions Step-By-Step

1
put water in each bowl of cherries, carrot raisen mix from cake mix and the extra raisens. microwave to soften and let cool. Chop Walnuts
2
Make cake as directed on the box. Add the above ingredients. Pour into two 8 inch round or two 9 inch round pans and cook according to directions on box.
3
Take one can of pre made cream cheese icing and add to it 8 oz. of low fat cream cheese and whip on high speed until creamy. Add the zest of one orange and a tad of orange flavoring. put in freezer too cool.
4
when layers are cooled completly frost with the cream cheese icing. the cherrys and the orange zest give this cake a wonderful difference in flavor.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy
Hashtags: #sweet, #not, #so, #quite