Carrot Cake Recipes

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Magnificent Carrot Cake

If you’re looking for something a little more traditional, nothing says Easter like a homemade carrot cake covered in rich cream cheese frosting. A touch of rum extract lends wonderful flavor to every bite of this baked-from-scratch indulgence.—Melanie Madeira, Dallas, Pennsylvania

Gluten-Free Carrot Cake

Pineapple makes this delicious cake extremely moist. Xanthan gum is a corn-based, gluten-free thickener that can be found on your...


Walnut Carrot Cake

"I hope you enjoy this quicker version of carrot cake," comments Ardyce Piehl from her home in Poynette, Wisconsin. To...


Cranberry-Carrot Layer Cake

This moist cake smothered with rich cream cheese frosting makes any dinner festive. Every autumn, I go to a cranberry...


Wonderful Carrot Cake

This healthy carrot cake recipe is moist, tender and delicious. Kids will love it because it's sweet, and you'll love...

Zucchini Carrot Cake

I found this recipe in a cookbook and made some changes to it. My husband likes to have it for...


Carrot-Spice Cake with Caramel Frosting

This cake starts with a mix, but it’s loaded with extras to give it that "from-scratch" flavor. It’s so moist...

Carrot Walnut Cake

The secret ingredient in this cake is mayonnaise! It gives it such a great and tangy flavor. It will be...


Grandma’s Carrot Cake

My grandma was very special to me. She had a big country kitchen that was full of wonderful aromas any...


Classic Carrot Cake

I entered this yummy, moist cake in a Colorado Outfitters Association dessert contest. My carrot cake with pineapple earned first...


Carrot Cake with Pecan Frosting

My husband constantly requests this homey, old-fashioned version of carrot cake. The frosting is still tasty even without the pecans....

Dark Chocolate Carrot Cake

Carrot cake has a dark side—and it’s divine! Cream cheese and shredded carrots in the batter keep the cake moist,...


Three-Layered Carrot Cake

My mom loved carrots so much she put them in various dishes at least five times a week when I...


Layered Carrot Cake

I never liked carrot cake until I tried this one. The rich, moist cake with orange-flavored frosting is now a...


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Chocolate Carrot Cake

Finely shredding the carrots gives this cake an extra-nice texture. The walnuts sprinkled on top add crunch, but you can...


Mrs. Thompson’s Carrot Cake

I received this recipe from the mother of a patient I cared for back in 1972 in St. Paul, Minnesota....

Spiced Carrot Cake

My mom made this cake for my birthday one year because carrot cake is her favorite. Turns out, it's my...


Easter Bunny Carrot Cake

At Easter, I hop to it and bake this delectable moist cake in a bunny-shaped pan. I've taught myself a...


Carrot & Raisin Spice Cupcakes

Moist and pleasantly spiced, these cupcakes are like mini carrot cakes. Adding fruits, like raisins and pineapple, and vegetables to...