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Carrot XOXO Cake

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This is my absolute favorite carrot cake recipe and one that I hope will become a keepsake.
Carrot Cake


Preparation Time: 30 minutes
Cooking Time: 45 minutes
Makes: 12 servings

Ingredients

Cake
1 1/2 cups granulated sugar
1 cup vegetable oil
3 eggs
2 cups all-purpose flour
2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
1 teaspoon vanilla
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 cups shredded carrots (5 medium)
1 cup coarsely chopped nuts

Frosting
1 package (8 oz) cream cheese, softened
1/4 cup butter or margarine, softened
2 to 3 teaspoons milk
1teaspoon vanilla
4 cups powdered sugar


Method
Heat oven to 350F. Grease bottom and sides of 13x9-inch pan with shortening or cooking spray; lightly flour.
In large bowl, beat granulated sugar, oil and eggs with electric mixer on low speed about 30 seconds or until blended.
Add flour, cinnamon, baking soda, baking powder, 1 teaspoon vanilla and the salt; beat on low speed 1 minute.
Stir in carrots and nuts. Pour into pan.
Bake 40 to 45 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely, about 1 hour.
In medium bowl, beat cream cheese, butter, milk and 1 teaspoon vanilla with electric mixer on low speed until smooth.
Gradually beat in powdered sugar, 1 cup at a time, on low speed until smooth and spreadable.
Frost cake.
Store covered in refrigerator.

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#Carrot
#Dessert
#Brunch
#Baking
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