Grandma's Carrot Cake

Grandma's Carrot Cake Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Pam Johnson

By
@PaminOregon

I love this easy to make carrot cake! Combine it with Tillie's White Sauce Frosting and you have the perfect not-too-sweet desert. Perfect for a fall finale to any meal. Or take it to a potluck.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

Add to Grocery List

  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 1 ½ c
    cooking oil
  • 4
    eggs
  • 2 c
    flour
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 2 tsp
    salt
  • 3 c
    grated carrots
  • 2 tsp
    cinnamon
  • ½ to ¾ c
    nuts ~ optional or adjustable amts to preference

How to Make Grandma's Carrot Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Grease and flour 8x12 OR 9x13 cake pan. Pre-heat oven to 350°. ( layer pans work fine too.)
  2. Mix together: sugar, cooking oil, eggs.
  3. Sift together and add to first mixture: flour, baking soda and salt.
  4. Add: grated carrots, cinnamon and nuts.
  5. Bake at 350° for 45 minutes. Cool. Frost with Tillie's White Sauce Frosting.

Printable Recipe Card

About Grandma's Carrot Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes
Hashtag: #Carrot




Leave a Comment

Tips And Tricks For Baking A Bundt Cake Recipe

Tips and Tricks for Baking a Bundt Cake

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

A Bundt cake can be any type of cake. What makes it a Bundt cake is the pan that's used - the Bundt pan. H. David Dalquist, the owner of...

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Acceptable as a breakfast treat or a light dessert, no one can pass up a piece of coffee cake. Brew an extra pot of coffee today, because we've found 15...

Delicious Recipes Using Springtime Produce

Delicious Recipes Using Springtime Produce

Kitchen Crew

Spring has sprung! OK... maybe that's wishful thinking in some parts of the country. But we are so close to warmer weather and farmers' markets bursting with spring produce. I'm...