Carrot and apple cake with pink frosting. recipe

  • Serves 8
  • 30 mins to prepare and 1 hr to cook
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Customer recipe by Juliet Henery
Added 71 months ago

Grease a 8 inch tin and line with baking parchment.

In bowl, sift flour,cinnamon and baking powder and add brown sugar.

Peel and grate carrots and apple ,add almonds and sultanas, tip in with flour mixture.

Add eggs and vegetable oil, beat together, put into tin and bake for about 1 hour on 180 C

To make pink cheese frosting, mix cream cheese , butter, icing sugar , rind of orange and pink colouring. spread on cake once cool.

check after 45 mins with skewer as can cook quicker. Ideal for charity coffee mornings.

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  • 250g Self raising flour
  • 1tsp Cinnamon
  • 2tsp baking powder
  • 150g dark soft brown sugar
  • 100g Sultanas
  • 125g Carrots
  • 1 eating apple
  • 60g chopped almonds
  • 2 eggs
  • 150ml Vegetable oil
  • 100g full fat soft cheese
  • 100g butter
  • 175g icing sugar
  • 1 grated rind of orange
  • 1-2 drops pink food colouring

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