Carrot Cake

Carrot cake pictureIngredients:

  • 3 cups almond flour
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 1/2 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tbs. cinnamon
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup honey
  • 1 cup carrot pulp or grated carrot

 

Frosting:

  • 8 oz. (1/2 lb.) cream cheese (or dairy-free cream cheese substitute), softened
  • 2-3 tbs. honey
  • 1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
  • 2 tbs. cow’s milk, coconut milk, almond milk, half & half, etc.

 

Preheat oven to 350F. Grease an 8″ cake pan and line the bottom of the pan with parchment paper (cut┬áthe parchment paper┬áso it fits).

Mix together the almond flour, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon, then add the eggs, extract, and honey. Stir in the carrot pulp and then pour into the prepared pan.

Bake for 30-40 min. It is done when it is slightly golden and it springs back when you gently touch it.

Cool. Flip onto a cooling rack to cool completely.

Beat cream cheese until fluffy. Add the rest of the frosting ingredients and whip until smooth. Spread onto the cooled cake.

Kayla

Hey there! I'm Kayla, a 17-year-old dessert recipe inventor, homeschooler, Pinterest addict, and Type 1 Diabetic. I have more Lego sets than will fit in my display cabinet, I love stationery, and I like taking photos. Welcome to my blog!

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