Mrs. Fields Carrot Cake

Mrs. Fields Carrot Cake - raisins and walnuts Blend on low...

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Sheet1 Page 1 Mrs. Fields Carrot Cake Yield: 12 Servings CAKE 2 1/2 cups All-purpose flour 1 tbs Baking soda 1/4 tsp Salt 2 tsp Cinnamon 1 cup Light brown sugar, packed 1 cup White sugar 1 1/2 cup Butter, softened 3 large Eggs 2 tsp Pure vanilla extract 3 cups Grated carrots 1/2 cup Crushed pineapple, drained 1 cup (6-oz.) raisins 1 cup (4-oz.) chopped walnuts ICING 16 oz Cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup Salted butter, softened 1 tbsp Fresh lemon juice (about 1 large lemon) 2 tsp Pure vanilla extract 3 cups Confectioners' sugar Preheat oven to 350-degrees. Grease and flour two 9-inch cake pans. In a large bowl stir together flour, baking soda, salt, cinnamon and sugars. Add butter, one egg and vanilla mixer on low speed. Increase speed to medium and beat for 2 minutes. Scrape down sides of bowl. And remaining eggs, one at a time, beating 30 seconds after each addition. Add carrots, pineapple,
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Unformatted text preview: raisins and walnuts. Blend on low until thoroughly combined. Pour batter into prepared pans and smooth the surface with a rubber spatula. Bake in center of oven for 60-70 minutes. Toothpick inserted into center should come out clean. Cool in pans for 10 minutes. Then invert cakes on rack and cool to room temperature. PREPARE ICING: In a medium bowl with an electric mixer on medium speed, beat cream cheese and butter until smooth add lemon juice and vanilla low until smooth. ICE THE CARROT CAKE: Place one layer on a cake platter, and with a metal spatula spread icing over the top to form a thin filling. Place second layer over the first, rounded side up. Coat the top and sides of the cake evenly with remaining icing. Refrigerate 1 hour to set icing. Sheet1 Page 2 blend with electric beat until combined. Add sugar gradually, mixing on...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2011 for the course FOOD 101 taught by Professor Dr. during the Spring '11 term at CA Culinary.

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