Easy carrot cake

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    257 reviews
     
    1hr

    This is a great carrot cake recipe that is easy to make. It calls for self-raising flour, carrots, walnuts and cinnamon - no other spices, pineapple, raisins, etc. The Cream cheese icing is also easy to make and really delicious. Feel free to reduce the amount of sugar in the cake if you prefer your cakes less sweet.

    Recipe by: DIANE WEBER

     
    15 reviews
     
    55min

    How easy is this carrot cake? No grating - everything's mixed in a blender or food processor till smooth. You don't have to use the icing, but try it - it's gorgeous!

    Recipe by: Nina

     
    208 reviews
     
    1hr

    This carrot cake is chock-a-block with carrots - no pineapple, no raisins, no sultanas like you find in some other carrot cake recipes. Enjoy this carrot cake with your favourite cream cheese icing recipe.

    Recipe by: Michele

     
    32 reviews
     
    1hr

    Be patient - this smells fantastic while it is cooking - wait until it has cooled before serving, though!

    Recipe by: tasha

     
    4 reviews
     
    1hr25min

    This easy carrot cake is a great choice for baking with the kids and results in a tasty, moist cake perfect alongside a cuppa or some juice.

    Recipe by: MarlowMethodistChurch

     
    5 reviews
     
    1hr

    I was given this about 20 years ago, baked by a cookery teacher friend. I've never dared change it, it's been such an absolute family favourite, always gorgeous, never lets you down. We particularly love the frosting, which uses a little brown sugar instead of icing sugar, giving a more subtle flavour. Some like the pineapple pieces and nuts, others don't: they affect texture rather than taste so use as preferred.

    Recipe by: MARYMACLEAN1

     
    81 reviews
     
    1hr

    Don't be afraid to indulge with this low-fat recipe that still tastes great. It's really handy to make this recipe in a muffin or bun tin. That way, you can freeze them individually.

    Recipe by: Sally Smircich

     
    2 reviews
     
    45min

    Fragrant and moist carrot cupcakes with yummy cream cheese icing.

    Recipe by: Maybe

     
    28 reviews
     
    55min

    A delicious and hearty carrot cake made with wholemeal flour and wheatgerm for a nutritious twist on the classic recipe. Can be enjoyed as is, or top the cooled cake with your favourite cream cheese icing.

    Recipe by: LAV

     
    1 review
     
    55min

    A gorgeous carrot cake that couldn't be easier to make! The chocolate icing is something deliciously different, and goes surprisingly well with carrot cake!

    Recipe by: ritaturner

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