Healthiest Carrot Cake Recipe!! Easy and Homemade recipe

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Oct. 20, 2021

Healthiest Carrot Cake Recipe!! Easy and Homemade recipe

Say Hello To The Healthy Carrot Cake!


Yes, you heard it right, I am here to share a super and healthy carrot cake recipe whose star ingredient is the Carrot. I know whenever it comes to bakery and cake, our minds start to imagine fruits, chocolates, creams, and nuts, and carrot cake might seem a little boring, but to your surprise, this carrot cake recipe and the carrot cake precisely will bring a tsunami of flavors with each bite and I can guarantee this. This recipe belongs to Chef Shivesh Bhatia and the world knows he loves to experiment with flavors and always waves us with super healthy desserts.


 Using Carrots in Cake

  • Firstly it is very important to clean the fruits and other ingredients before using them in the kitchen. 
  • Make sure you use fresh carrots and grate them properly so that no bigger piece is present in the batter.
  • One important point to remember is, you don't have to squeeze out the water from the grated carrots because the water content of the carrot will help in balancing the perfect consistency needed for our healthy dessert.

   Meet the Cream Cheese

It is very important to choose the best cream cheese to prepare cream cheese frosting for our healthy carrot cake and here I'm helping you all with one of the recommended Cream Cheese brands - Britannica and you all can tap the link and buy it with exciting discounts and offers.


 Come, let's look at the Ingredients Required:-

A. For the Carrot Cake

1. 1 cup of Whole Wheat Flour
2. Half Tablespoon of Baking Soda
3. 1 Tablespoon of Baking Powder
4. 1 Tablespoon of Cinnamon Powder
5. Half cup + 2 Tablespoons of Vegetable Oil
6. 1 cup of Castor Sugar
7. 2 Eggs
8. 1 Tablespoon of Vanilla Extract
9. One and a half Cups of Grated Carrots
10. Approx a Cup Crushed Walnuts

B. For Cream Cheese Frosting

1. Half Cup of Softened Butter
2. 1 Cup of Cream Cheese
3. One and a half Cups of Icing Sugar
4. One and a half Tablespoon of Vanilla Extract

 Note the Instructions:-

A. For the Carrot Cake

1. First preheat the oven at 180°C and put in a cake baking tray with parchment paper spread in. 
2. In a bowl, take the whole wheat flour, baking soda, baking powder, and cinnamon powder and whisk it well. 
3. Take another bowl and add, vegetable oil, eggs, sugar, and vanilla extract, and heat them for 5 to 6 minutes. 
4. Now, mix the wet ingredients with dry ones without lumps.
5. Now, add the carrots and walnuts and mix them again.
6. Transfer the batter into the baking tray and let it bake for about 30 to 35 minutes.
7. Let the carrot cake cool down. 
8. Once the cake is completely cooled down, decorate it with some cream cheese frosting and walnuts. 
9. And, our healthy dessert is ready to serve.

B. For Cream Cheese Frosting

1. In a bowl, add butter and cream cheese and beat it until the mixture is fluffy and light. 
2. Then add sugar and vanilla extract and mix it well. 
3. It's done already. Pipe it in a piping bag and make your cake taste more delicious. 

 Tips and Tricks

1. Make sure you grate the carrot finely. 
2. Mix the wet ingredients and dry ingredients properly without the presence of lumps. 
3. For the cream cheese frosting, make sure you include softened butter. 
4. Use the recommended Cream Cheese for better taste and use it cold not frozen. 
5. Do not whisk the cream cheese frosting much and more.
Wasn't it very easy and drooling?
I know it is. So do not wait for any special occasion the knock, just make a healthy Carrot Cake and turn a normal day into an exciting one. 

National Carrot Cake day 

Nowadays, there are many days we celebrate and keep ourselves engaged while celebrating them. And from a few years ago, National Carrot Day is also being celebrated. The celebration of National Carrot day was initially started in the year 2003 and is celebrated in all the following upcoming years annually.

This day was started to spread more knowledge about carrots and their whole good benefits for humans around the world. Carrot Day gained more popularity in the year 2012, 4th April in the UK, FRANCE, ITALY, SWEDEN, JAPAN, AUSTRALIA, and RUSSIA.

Now it's also followed in more countries as well. It is the day for celebrating Carrot parties and other festivals related to carrots. 


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Till then Take Good Care of yourself!