Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Killer Carrot Cake + Frosting

(Image: bestcarrotrecipe.com)

This recipe is from my mother in law Shelley, who just so happens to arguably be the BEST cake maker I know. This Carrot cake is KILLER. I could spread the frosting on spencer and lick him to death. oh wait, thats what Brigitte did.

Cake:

1-1/4 tea. vanilla
1 tea. soda
1 tea. salt
1 tea. commanding
3/4 C. of oil
3 eggs
2 cups sugar
1 can drained 20 oz. crushed pineapple
3 cups flour
1 C. raisins
2 C. nuts(I put in tons of nuts)
2 C. grated carrots
 
Bake at 350 for 40 to 50 minutes

Frosting:
8 oz. softened cream cheese
2 tea. vanilla
3/4 cube butter(more is good)
dash of salt
2- 1/3 powdered sugar
 

2 comments:

jayna said...

What the heck is "commanding"???

Christy said...

I have no idea! I left it out of course