Carrot Cake Recipe | Yummly
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840Calories
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Ingredients

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  • 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour
  • 1 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 4 eggs
  • 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1/2 cup light brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 cups vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 3 cups carrots (peeled, grated)
  • 8 ounces crushed pineapple (drained)
  • 1 cup finely chopped pecans
  • 1 cup raisins
  • 1/2 cup sweetened shredded coconut
  • 16 ounces cream cheese (at room temperature)
  • 10 tablespoons unsalted butter (at room temperature)
  • 3 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • chopped pecans
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    NutritionView More

    840Calories
    Sodium16% DV390mg
    Fat83% DV54g
    Protein16% DV8g
    Carbs29% DV87g
    Fiber16% DV4g
    Calories840Calories from Fat490
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat54g83%
    Saturated Fat16g80%
    Trans Fat0.5g
    Cholesterol120mg40%
    Sodium390mg16%
    Potassium320mg9%
    Protein8g16%
    Calories from Fat490
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate87g29%
    Dietary Fiber4g16%
    Sugars64g128%
    Vitamin A90%
    Vitamin C15%
    Calcium10%
    Iron10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

    Reviews(7)

    Ellen Lasser 3 months ago
    It really is the best carrot cake- and a real special occasion cake. Everyone loves it!
    Yasutake 10 months ago
    My family was so pleased that another birthday came around and this recipe was requested :-)
    Eve W. a year ago
    awesome... the frosting was a little runny so i added a cup more of powdered sugar and 2 tablespoons butter.
    Isaiah Parsons 2 years ago
    My wife said it was the best carrot cake she has ever had.
    Kimberly C. 2 years ago
    Made this for my husband's birthday, my first attempt at making a carrot cake...Absolute deliciousness! Even my picky eater loved it!
    Ted W. 2 years ago
    awesome it was the best and so yummy.
    Raquel Stevenson 2 years ago
    good i didnt have quite the 3 cups of carrots so thats where i messed up but it was a good cake 😏☺

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