Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Pamela Laws


My son-in-law requests this for his birthday every year and all of his co-workers tell him it's the best carrot cake they've ever had.


★★★★★ 1 vote

25 Min
35 Min


Add to Grocery List

2 c
all purpose flour
2 c
2 tsp
baking powder
1 tsp
1 1/2 tsp
baking soda
1 3/4 c
vegitable oil
3 c
packed, shredded carrots


8 oz
room temperature cream cheese (do not use the softened)
1/2 c
room temperature butter
6 c
powdered sugar
1 1/4 tsp
pure vanilla extract

How to Make Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting


  • 1Combine the dry ingredients and in another bowl, stir together the eggs, carrots and the oil. Add the carrot mixture to the dry ingredients and still until combined. Pour into 2 prepared 8 inch round cake pans and place in a preheated 350 degree oven.
  • 2Bake for 30-35 minutes and cool in pans for 10 minutes then remove to rack and cook completely while making frosting
  • 3For the frosting, mix together the cheese and butter and slowly mix in the powdered sugar and vanilla. This will adequately frost the cake attractively.

Printable Recipe Card

About Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Course/Dish: Cakes

Leave a Comment

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

14 Best Chocolate Cupcake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Mmm, there’s just something magical about a tasty chocolate cupcake that just makes our mouths water. We searched high and low on Pinterest for some seriously awesome chocolate cupcake recipes...

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

17 Easy Bundt Pan Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

From breakfast to dinner to dessert, there’s a delicious bundt pan recipe for you! We promise, there’s nothing bundt yummy recipes for you below. Great Grandma's Best Banana Bread “One...

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes To Brighten Your Day

Flavorful Blueberry Recipes to Brighten Your Day

Kitchen Crew

The markets are bursting with blueberries these days! That makes me very happy because not only are they yummy, they're super healthy. Packed with antioxidants, research shows blueberries can help...