Carrot Cake Recipes

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How to Make Carrot Cake as Good as Grandma’s

Filling your house with the sweet smell of freshly baked carrot cake is way easier than you might think.

33 Crazy-Good Spice Cakes

Move over, pumpkin pie. These homemade spice cakes infused with warm, cozy notes of cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and other signature...


Harvest Snack Cake

The ginger, cinnamon and nutmeg give this cake a familiar spice cake flavor, and raisins and shredded carrots help keep...


Carrot Blueberry Cupcakes

Carrots, blueberries, pineapple and zucchini make an interesting and delicious combination in these unique little treats.—Patricia Kile, Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania.


Zucchini Carrot Spice Cake

My family adores sweets, and I like to serve treats like this that are good for them, too. The cake...

Carrot Spice Cake

I've found that no one can resist sampling a generous slice of this spice cake. Grated carrots add color, texture...


Moist Carrot Cake

This moist flavorful carrot cake always gets raves, but no one ever believes me when I reveal the secret ingredient...

Magnificent Carrot Cake

If you’re looking for something a little more traditional, nothing says Easter like a homemade carrot cake covered in rich...


Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

We made this for our daughter's wedding. We stirred it all by hand and baked it in frying pans of...


Carrot Cake with Buttermilk Glaze

This is a delicious cake-it's so moist! It's great for taking to picnics in summertime, since it travels well. It...


Frosted Carrot Cake

We have enjoyed this cake for years. Whenever there's a gathering of family and friends, it seems my cake is...

Pecan Carrot Bundt Cake

The pecans and citrus flavor make this dessert special. It's a moist cake with sweet, creamy frosting. —Joan Taylor, Adrian,...


Raisin Carrot Cake

This lightened-up moist cake is a favorite with my husband and son.—Joyce Donald, Star City, Saskatchewan


Spiced Carrot Cupcakes

A medley of spices and a fluffy white chocolate frosting star in this cupcake recipe. They're moist and light-tasting...a little...


Makeover Moist Carrot Cake

One sweet bite of this heavenly carrot cake and you'll be on cloud nine. Not only is the cake moist...


Easy Frosted Carrot Cake

This simple cake, which is my mother's recipe, stays moist for quite a while. In was always my favorite at...

Walnut Carrot Bundt Cake

This carrot cake is surprisingly moist and very flavorful. It also has a nice texture and cut beautifully for serving...


Coconut Carrot Cake

I found this recipe in a cookbook years ago. It's easy to make, and my family loves its moistness. It's...


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...


Molly’s Sweet and Spicy Tzimmes Cake

My husband and I are always on the lookout for new ways to incorporate Jewish traditions into our interfaith home....


Walnut Carrot Cake

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


Buttermilk Carrot Cake

This is a scrumptious treat that has been a favorite of families for generations.—Mrs. Harold Podraza, Houston, Texas


Cranberry-Carrot Layer Cake

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


Mini Carrot Cakes with Cranberry Caramel Sauce

This recipe was inspired by two classic favorites, carrot cake and pineapple upside-down cake. Of course, gorgeous and delicious cranberries...

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Light Carrot Cake

Allspice and cinnamon give wonderful flavor to this appealing cake from Ruth Hastings of Louisville, Illinois. "It's so moist and...


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 Cupcakes

To try to get my family to eat more vegetables, I often "hide" nutritional foods inside sweet treats. The carrots...


Golden Carrot Fruitcake

Start a new holiday tradition with this flavorful golden fruitcake from Judy Junwirth of Athol, South Dakota.


Surprise Carrot Cake

A cousin gave me this carrot cake recipe. It's a wonderful potluck pleaser with its "surprise" cream cheese center. My...