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Name: Connie K. (NightOwl731)
Total Recipes: 142



Best Carrot Cake Ever

Dish: Cakes
Dish Type: Other
Cooking Method: Baked
Difficulty: 3 / 10
Prep Time:
Cook Time: 50 minutes


Best Carrot Cake Ever

   6 cups grated carrots
   1 cup brown sugar
   1 cup raisins
   4 eggs
   1 1/2 cups white sugar
   1 cup vegetable oil
   2 teaspoons vanilla extract
   1 cup crushed pineapple, drained
   3 cups all-purpose flour
   1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
   1 teaspoon salt
   4 teaspoons ground cinnamon
   1 cup chopped walnuts

  1 In a medium bowl, combine grated carrots and brown sugar.
Set aside for 60 minutes, then stir in raisins.
  2 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour two
10 inch cake pans.
  3 In a large bowl, beat eggs until light. Gradually beat in
the white sugar, oil and vanilla. Stir in the pineapple. Combine
the flour, baking soda, salt and cinnamon, stir into the
wet mixture until absorbed. Finally stir in the carrot mixture
and the walnuts. Pour evenly into the prepared pans.
  4 Bake for 45 to 50 minutes in the preheated oven, until cake
tests done with a toothpick. Cool for 10 minutes before removing
from pan. When completely cooled, frost with cream cheese


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