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Aunt Marian's Carrot Cake Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Maureen Goslin

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1/2 c. pineapple juice
1 c. Crisco oil :
3 eggs


2 c. all purpose flour
1 1/2 tsp. salt
1 1/2 tsp. baking soda
2 c. sugar

1 c. pineapple juice

2 c. grated carrots
1/2 c. chopped walnuts or pecans

Directions:
Directions:
Mix eggs, oil, and 1/2 c. juice in a large bowl.

Mix dry ingredients together and add to bowl. Mix well.

Add 1 c. pineapple juice.

Add grated carrots and nuts.

Mix and pour into a well greased 9x13 pan.
Bake at 350 for apprx. 50 minutes on the middle rack of the oven.

When cool, frost with
Cream Cheese Frosting: 4 oz. cream cheese
1/2 c. butter
2 c. icing sugar
1 tsp. vanilla

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
12
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Many Carrot Cake recipes call for crushed pineapple and often more than 2 c. of carrots.
This is a lighter version but very moist and a favourite of the Millers. We always hoped that Aunt Marian would bring this to family dinners.

 

 

 

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