Recipe: Carrot Cake with Buttercream Frosting

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 Carrot Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Carrot Cake with Buttercream Frosting

CARROT CAKE with BUTTERCREAM FROSTING

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 Cup All-Purpose Flour
  • 11/8 Cup White Sugar
  • 1/3 Cup Brown Sugar
  • 2 Cups Shredded Carrot
  • 1/2 Cup Crushed Pineapple
  • 2 Eggs, Lightly Beaten
  • 1/2 Cup Oil
  • 1 Tsp Vanilla
  • 1 1/4 Tsp Baking Soda
  • 1 Tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/2 Tsp Salt
  • 1/2 Tsp Ground Cinnamon
  • 1/2 Tsp Nutmeg
  • 1/4 Tsp Ground Ginger

Method:

  1. Beat eggs, add white and brown sugar until smooth.
  2. Mix oil and vanilla.
  3. Fold in carrots and drained pineapple to the mixture. Set aside.
  4. In a separate bowl, mix flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt and spices.
  5. Mix dry ingredients into carrot mixture until just moistened.
  6. Do not overmix.
  7. Fold in nuts if desired.
  8. Pour into prepared baking pan.
  9. Bake for 20-25 minutes.

BUTTERCREAM FROSTING:

Whisk together in a saucepan 5 Tbsp flour and a cup of milk. Cook over medium heat until starting to thicken and cook for a minute or two more– don’t let it get too thick or it will be too stiff when it cools.

Beat together a cup of unsalted butter and a cup of granulated sugar until light in an electric hand mixer or stand mixer. Beat in the cooled flour and milk mixture. Add 1-2 tsp vanilla and beat some more until it’s light and creamy.

Carrot cake

 

 

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7 thoughts on “Recipe: Carrot Cake with Buttercream Frosting

  1. MAMU!!! you just made may fave kek!!! YAY!!! another inspiration!! gagawin ko na yan sa weekend!! drowned lang ang lolo mo sa brownies at tsokoleyt kek orders this week. MWAH MWAH!!! syempre may pics yan to follow ALAM MO YAN!! 🙂

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  2. Ruz, u must try this! Bukod sa malinamnam at healthy sha eh napakadali pa! Just follow the method, meaning wag mo lang i-overmix, sigurado hindi ka talaga mapapariwara. Lol!

    Try put some nuts para mas bonggels. Ako kasi di ako nakabili nang ginawa ko ‘to. Happy baking!

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