1Mix first 8 ingredients together in an electric mixer; mix well.
Add next 3 ingredients.
Raisins should be added last.
Bake at 350 degrees F in 9×13 inch pan for 30-35 minutes; tube pan 40-45 minutes.
2Cool Thorougly and frost if desired.
48 ounces cream cheese, softened
4 tablespoons butter
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar
1/3 cup milk
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice or lime juice
5Combine frosting ingredients in bowl.
6Beat well, adding more milk or confectioners’ sugar to make it smooth and easy to spread
Stuffed with toasted walnuts, shredded carrots, and all the spices found in carrot cake, these light buttermilk pancakes are a guilt-free breakfast pleasure.
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Moist Carrot Cake
This carrot cake is incredibly moist and tender, and fragrant with cinnamon and nutmeg. Speckled with raisins and nuts (or not, if you prefer yours plainer), the cake is topped with a rich, tangy-sweet cream cheese frosting.