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Carrot Muffins Recipe. Carrot Muffins: Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (180 degrees C) and place rack in center of oven.

Carrot Muffins Recipe

Place paper liners in 12 muffin cups. Toast the pecans or walnuts for about 8 minutes or until lightly browned and fragrant. Let cool and then chop coarsely. Peel and finely grate the carrots and apple. Set aside. In a large bowl whisk together the flour, sugar, baking soda, baking powder, salt, and ground cinnamon. In a separate bowl whisk together the eggs, oil, and vanilla extract. Remove from oven and let cool on a wire rack. Makes 12 standard-sized muffins. Frosting:Beat the butter and cream cheese until very smooth with no lumps. Place a dollop of the cream cheese frosting on the top of each muffin. View comments on this recipe on YouTube. Carrot, almond and macadamia cake Recipe - Contemporary. Carrot cake. Carrot cake 1¼ cups (220g) brown sugar ¾ cup (185ml) vegetable oil 3 eggs 1½ cups (225g) plain (all-purpose) flour 1½ teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of (baking) soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ½ teaspoon ground ginger 2½ cups grated carrot (about 5 carrots) ½ cup (60g) chopped pecan nuts ½ cup (80g) sultanas cream cheese frosting 250g cream cheese, softened ⅓ cup (110g) icing (confectioner's) sugar, sifted 1½ tablespoons lemon juice Preheat oven to 180°C (350°F).

carrot cake

Place the sugar and oil in the bowl of an electric mixer and beat for 2–3 minutes. For the cream cheese frosting, process the cream cheese in a food processor until smooth. Ultimate Carrot Cake – revisited and even better! My Ultimate Carrot Cake first made an appearance on ZoëBakes in 2008, and it has remained one of my most popular posts. I have made it many, many times since then and tweaked the recipe, as I am apt to do, every time I make it.

After all the experiments, this is the recipe I have come to like the best. The changes are subtle, because the original was pretty spot on, but this version wins. Try them both and let me know which you like best. I am gearing up to go on book tour with Artisan Pizza and Flatbread in Five Minutes a Day . Carrot cake with maple-cream cheese frosting. After months and months and months of the kind studying, stressing and panicked all-nighters I only vaguely remember from college in part because I am very, very old and in part because, no, I did not graduate with a 4.0, my friend Alice finally took her very big exam this past weekend.

carrot cake with maple-cream cheese frosting

In an effort to compensate for the dozens of parties and outings and merriment she’s missed since the summer, her fiance had a surprise party (and a clean loft, swoon) waiting for her when she got home. Me? Carrot Cake with Maple Cream Cheese. Click "Like" to Get New Recipes and Updates on Facebook Daily!

Carrot Cake with Maple Cream Cheese

Carrot Cake Recipe Yields 24 cupcakes/one 9-inch two-layer cake/one 8-inch three-layer cake Adapted from Smitten Kitchen Ingredients: 2 cups all purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1 cup granulated/castor sugar 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1 cup canola oil 1 8-ounce can pineapple slices 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 large eggs, room temperature 3 cups/650 grams grated peeled carrots (from about 5-6 large carrots) 2 inches fresh old ginger, finely grated 1 cups walnuts (optional) 1/2 cup raisins (optional) Method: Preheat oven to 350°F/180°C/gas mark 4. For cupcakes: Line 24 cupcake molds (2 12-standard muffin tins) with liners, or butter and flour them. If using walnuts, lightly roast them on a baking tray or a frying pan, about 4-5 minutes. In a separate large bowl, whisk sugars, pineapple puree and oil until well blended. Cream Cheese Frosting II Recipe. Carrot Cake III Recipe.

Sam's Famous Carrot Cake Recipe. Carrot Cake Cupcakes Recipe. Carrot Cake Recipe. Years ago, when I was still in college, someone gave me a copy of the Silver Palate cookbook.

Carrot Cake Recipe

I remember many of the recipes being over the top, both for my palate and budget at the time, and come to think of it, my cooking skill as well, but I still loved this book. The carrot cake recipe I photocopied and sent to my parents, with the note, “Make this cake, it’s great!”. Carrot cake had always been my favorite, and this recipe? Who ever heard of putting coconut AND pineapple in a carrot cake? 25 years ago, no one I knew, but the combination was fantastic. Over the years my father has made this cake for my birthday countless times, even driving hours to deliver it when I lived in Palo Alto or San Francisco. Ingredients Cake: Frosting: 8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature6 Tbsp unsalted butter, room temp2 1/2 cups of confectioners' sugar1 teaspoon vanilla extract2 Tbsp lemon juice Method 1 Preheat oven to 350°F. 2 Sift dry ingredients into a bowl. 3 Pour batter into pans.