Posted by Anjus on Nov - 4 - 2011 under Cake
Ingredients
  • Eggs - 4
  • Vegetable oil - 1 1/4 cups
  • White sugar - 2 cups
  • Vanilla extract - 2 teaspoons
  • All-purpose flour - 2 cups
  • Baking soda - 2 teaspoons
  • Baking powder - 2 teaspoons
  • Salt - 1/2 teaspoon
  • Ground cinnamon - 2 teaspoons
  • Grated carrots - 3 cups
  • Chopped pecans - 1 cup
For frosting:
  • Whipping cream
  • Vanilla extract - 1 Teaspoon
  • Confectioners' sugar - 1 Cup
  • Designer chips (if required)
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Cuisine: Cooking time: 120 mins Serving: 15 people

Initial preparations:

  • Get the ingredients ready on your table.
  • Preheat oven to 175 degrees C.
  • Grease and flour a 9 inch pan.

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Steps:

  1. Beat together eggs, oil, white sugar and 2 teaspoons vanilla, using a blender in a bowl.
  2. Mix in flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt and cinnamon, blend again.
  3. Add carrots and pecans to the same bowl and blend again.
  4. Pour the prepared mix in to the pan.
  5. Bake in the oven about 40-45 minutes, or until a clean toothpick test.
  6. Turn off the oven and transfer the cake in toe wire rack and let it cool completely

For frosting:

  1. In a bowl- blend Whipping cream, vanilla extract, confectioners sugar until it make a smooth form.
  2. Design the frost over the cooled cake.
  3. Pour the designer chips over (this is completely up to you, we were making a Birthday cake so we have added chocolate chips over, which made it looking beautiful)

Tips:

  • If you happen to have only cinnamon sticks, make sure it is finely powdered before adding to the mix.
  • You could keep the prepared frosting in fridge for 15 minutes to get it set before applying over the cake.

Courtesy: allrecipes.com [carrot cake III]

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  • Teena mary

    Wow..lovely cake and Ur clicks are also gr88! Looks perfect for my “Valentine’s Day Event”. You can send this or any other sweet and romantic recipes to my event 🙂

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    • Teena mary

      You can check the event rules at my blog (www.teenzyummydelights.blogspot.com)

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    • Thanks a lot Teena… 🙂 surely will send this to your “Valentine’s Day Event”..

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