Chocolate Job

Carrot Cake

Carrot pie! Like from a cartoon!


For the Cake:
1 ⅔ cups white sugar 335g
2 ½ cups all purpose flour 300g
1/2 tsp cinnamon 1g
½ tsp all-spice 1g
½ tsp cardamom 1g
1/4 tsp ginger 500mg
2 tsp baking powder 8g
2 tsp baking soda 12g
1 ½ tsp salt 8g, kosher
¾ cup sour cream 180mL
3/4 cup vegetable oil 180ml
3 eggs
2 tsp vanilla 10mL
1 cup chopped walnuts 125g, toasted!
1 lb carrots 450g, shredded
½ cup apple sauce 120 mL

For the Frosting:
16 oz cream cheese 452g, room temp
12 oz butter 340g, room temp
1 tsp vanilla 5mL
1 3/4 lb confectioners sugar 800g

For the Buttercream
1/2 cup salted butter 113g, room temperature
3 cups powdered sugar 350g, sifted
food coloring orange and green

Author of video content: Preppy Kitchen