TOTALLY AWESOME CARROT CAKE

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Marilyn Gallo

By
@LovetocookNJ

This recipe came from a friend I worked with.Everyone brought in a favorite recipie and we made a cookbook out of them. Some of them were excellent, this is one that eveyone loved.

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
55 Min

Ingredients

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  • 2 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 tsp
    baking soda
  • 2 Tbsp
    cinnamon
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 3 large
    eggs
  • 3/4 c
    vegetable oil
  • 3/4 c
    buttermilk
  • 2 c
    sugar
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 can(s)
    8 oz crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1/4 c
    raisins
  • 2 c
    carrots, grated
  • 1 c
    coconut, shredded
  • 1 c
    walnuts, chopped
  • CREAM CHEESE FROSTING

  • 1/4 lb
    butter, softened
  • 2 pkg
    8 oz. each, cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tsp
    vanilla
  • 1 to 2 c
    confectioners' sugar (add to taste)
  • CREAM TOGETHER BUTTER AND CREAM CHEESE. ADD VANILLA AND SUGAR AND BEAT UNTIL A SMOOTH, SPREADABLE CONSISTENCY IS ACHIEVED.

How to Make TOTALLY AWESOME CARROT CAKE

Step-by-Step

  1. Grease and flour 9x13 cake pan.
  2. Preheat oven to 350 deg.
  3. Sift flour, soda, cinnamon and salt together and set aside.
  4. In large bowl: beat eggs then add oil, buttermilk, sugar and vanilla. Mix together.
  5. Add flour mixture, pineapple, carrots, coconut, walnuts and raisins. Stir well.
  6. Bake for 50 minutes or until done.
  7. Let cool then frost.

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Course/Dish: Cakes




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