Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing

Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing
Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Icing
  • prep: 25 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 25 min
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  • Summary

    Unfrosted, these carrot-filled cupcakes are perfect for breakfast on the run or a lunch-box treat.

    Ingredients

    • 1 cup granulated sugar
    • 1/3 cup vegetable oil
    • 2 tablespoons orange juice
    • 3/4 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 2 large eggs
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/2 teaspoon ground allspice
    • 1/2 teaspoon salt
    • 3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled)
    • 1 1/2 cups shredded carrots
    • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts
    • 1/4 cup shredded coconut, plus more for garnish
    • 8-ounce bar cream cheese, room temperature
    • 3/4 cup confectioners' sugar

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 12
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 273 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 17 g 26.83%
    • Saturated Fat: 6 g 31.91%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 19 mg 6.36%
    • Sodium: 261 mg 10.87%
    • Calcium: 32 mg 3.24%
    • Potassium: 55 mg 1.58%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 1.91%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 29 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.62%
    • Sugar: 26 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 28.42%
    • Vitamin C 0.87%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs2
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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