Carrot & Pineapple Bundt Cake

6
Carol Junkins

By
@CarolAJ

Well seemed like an odd combo, but gave it a try and glad I did. Hope you enjoy as much as I did. Has all the things I like in it !

Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

Comments:
Serves:
16
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • CAKE:

  • 3 c
    all purpose flour
  • 1 c
    granulated sugar
  • 1 c
    brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 tsp
    baking powder
  • 1 can(s)
    8 oz. crushed pineapple with juice
  • 2 c
    carrots, grated
  • 3
    eggs, room temperature beaten
  • 1 1/2 c
    vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1 1/2 c
    pecans or walnuts, chopped
  • FROSTING:

  • 4 1/2 c
    confectioners' sugar
  • 8 oz
    cream cheese, at room temperature
  • 1/4 c
    butter
  • 2 tsp
    milk
  • 2 Tbsp
    pure vanilla extract
  • 1/4 c
    pecans, chopped ( i omitted in the frosting)

How to Make Carrot & Pineapple Bundt Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. CAKE: Grease and lightly flour bundt pan.

    In a large bowl mix together flour, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
  2. Drain crushed pineapple reserve the drained juice.

    In medium sized separate bowl mix the pineapple juice, eggs, vegetable oil, vanilla and mix well.
  3. Add wet ingredients into the dry ingredients. Mix for 3 minutes or until well incorporated.

    Stir in carrots, crushed pineapple and chopped pecans.

    Pour into pan and bake at 325 degrees for 1 1/4 hours (chick after one hour with a toothpick and remove cake when pick comes out dry).
  4. Let the cake cool for 20 minutes in the pan and then turn out onto cooling rake. Do not frost till completely cool.
  5. Frosting: Mix sugar, cream cheese, butter, milk and vanilla. Fold in chopped pecans and spread onto cool cake.

Printable Recipe Card

About Carrot & Pineapple Bundt Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Main Ingredient: Flour
Regional Style: American



Show 39 Comments & Reviews

22 Showstopping Bundt Cake Recipes

22 Showstopping Bundt Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

A Bundt pan can transform a basic cake or pound cake recipe into a beautiful and festive dessert. The next time you want to impress your family with your baking...

Five Christmas Desserts Your Family Will Love

Five Christmas Desserts Your Family Will Love

Kitchen Crew

One of my favorite parts of a holiday is dessert. All the cooking is behind me. It's my time to sit down, relax, and catch up with my loved ones....