Carrot Cake By Mrs. Fields

Carrot Cake By Mrs. Fields

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Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 Tbsp
    baking soda
  • 1/4 tsp
    salt
  • 2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • 1 c
    brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 c
    sugar
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 3 large
    eggs
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 3 c
    carrots peeled and grated
  • 1/2 c
    pineapple, crushed
  • 1 c
    raisins
  • 1 c
    chopped walnuts
  • ICING INGREDIENTS

  • 16 oz
    cream cheese, softened
  • 1/2 c
    butter, softened
  • 1 Tbsp
    lemon juice
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • 3 c
    confectioners' sugar

How to Make Carrot Cake By Mrs. Fields

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour two 9-inch cake pans.
  2. In a large bowl stir together flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and sugars.
  3. Add butter, one egg and vanilla; blend with electric mixer on low speed.
  4. Increase speed to medium and beat for 2 minutes.
  5. Scrape down sides of bowl.
  6. And remaining eggs, one at a time, beating 30 seconds after each addition.
  7. Add carrots, pineapple, raisins and walnuts.
  8. Blend on low until thoroughly combined.
  9. Pour batter into prepared pans and smooth the surface with a rubber spatula.
  10. Bake in center of oven for 60-70 minutes.
  11. Toothpick inserted into center should come out clean.
  12. Cool in pans for 10 minutes.
  13. Then invert cakes on rack and cool to room temperature.
  14. TO PREPARE ICING: On a medium bowl with electric mixer on medium speed, beat cream cheese and butter until smooth add lemon juice and vanilla; beat until combined.
  15. Add sugar gradually, mixing on low until smooth.
  16. TO ICE THE CARROT CAKE: Place one layer on a cake platter, and with a metal spatula spread icing over the top to form a thin filling.
  17. Place second layer over the first, rounded side up.
  18. Coat the top and sides of the cake evenly with remaining icing.
  19. Refrigerate 1 hour to set icing.

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About Carrot Cake By Mrs. Fields

Course/Dish: Cakes
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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