Pumpkin Carrot Cake

Kim Kelemen

By
@jkel75

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Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
35 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

2 c
all purpose flour
2 tsp
baking soda
2 tsp
cinnamon
1/2 tsp
salt
3/4 c
milk
1 1/2 tsp
lemon juice
1 1/2 c
sugar
1 1/4 c
solid pack pumpkin
3
eggs
1/2 c
packed brown sugar
1/2 c
veg. oil
1 c
crushed pineapple, drained(8 oz can)
1 c
grated carrots(about 3)
1 c
flaked coconut (optional)
1 1/4 c
chopped walnuts (optional)
cream cheese frosting

Step-By-Step

1preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Grease 2 9 in. round cake pans

2Combine flour, baking soda, cinnamon, and salt in a small bowl. Combine milk and lemon juice in a small bowl(it will look curdled)

3Beat sugar, pumpkin, eggs, brown sugar and veg. oil in mixer till combined. Beat in pineapple, carrots, and milk mixture till combined. Gradually beat in flour mixture. Stir in the coconut and 1 cup walnuts if desired.

4Pour into cake pans and bake for 30 to 35 minutes.

5Cream Cheese Frosting:
beat 8 oz(1 package) of softened cream cheese, 3 cups powdered sugar, 2 tbsp. melted butter and 1 tsp of vanilla in mixer till creamy and smooth.
top your cooled cake.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Healthy
Hashtags: #Carrot, #homemade, #pumpkin