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Carrot Raisin Cake - Recipe

Dense and sweet dessert that fits in any time of the year.
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Carrot Raisin Cake Recipe
  • Preheat oven to 350°.
  • Peel and grate carrots and set aside.
  • In a large bowl, add flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and sugar. Stir until combined.
  • In a medium bowl, slightly beat eggs, oil and vanilla.
  • Add egg mixture to the flour mixture.
  • Stir until combine.
  • Add carrots, raisins and nuts, stir until combined.
  • Spray pan with nonstick cooking spray.
  • Pour into a prepared pan and bake 45 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
  • Remove from oven and cool completely before adding the frosting.

  • In a bowl, beat together cream cheese, butter, vanilla and powdered sugar with an electric mixer until smooth.
  • Frost cooled cake.
Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Container: 9x13 baking pan
Servings: 12
-1 1/3 cups flour
-1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
-1 teaspoon baking soda
-1 teaspoon salt
-1 1/2 teaspoons cinnamon
-1/2 teaspoon nutmeg
-1 1/2 cups sugar
-1 cup canola oil
-1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
-3 eggs
-3 cups carrots
-1/2 cup raisins
-1/2 cup walnuts - chopped, or favorite nut
-6 ounces cream cheese - softened
-1/3 cup butter - softened
-2 cups powdered sugar