Many people make carrot cake around Easter, but it's a classic cake that can enjoyed all year long. (Don't get us wrong though, we'll take any reason to make a themed cake!)
It is a delightfully sweet and spicy cake, complimented with a tangy cream cheese frosting, perfect for sharing with a cup of tea.
Lots of recipes claim that using butter does not result in a moist cake, but having always made this cake with butter we have to disagree! You can still be use oil if that's your preference, but we recommend a reduced amount to keep the cake from having an oily taste.
Prep: 15 minutes
Cook time: 25-30 minutes
Yield: 1 9-inch cake (2 layers)
Ingredients (cream cheese frosting):
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