Chocolate-Carrot Snacking Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting
Chocolate-Carrot Snacking Cake With Cream Cheese Frosting
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  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 50 min
  • total: 1 hr 5 min
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  • Ingredients

    • 1 cup all-purpose flour
    • 1/2 cup Dutch-process cocoa powder
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • Rounded 1/4 teaspoons baking soda
    • 3/4 teaspoon table salt
    • 1 cup granulated sugar
    • 3/4 cup light brown sugar
    • 3/4 cup neutral oil, preferably a mild olive oil, not extra-virgin
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
    • 2 large eggs, plus 1 egg yolk, room temperature
    • 1/4 cup buttermilk, room temperature
    • 1 1/2 teaspoons espresso powder
    • 2 tablespoons boiling water
    • 2 cups finely grated carrots (about 3 1/2 regular-sized carrots), lightly packed
    • 1 stick unsalted butter, room temperature
    • 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, room temperature
    • 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1/4 teaspoon table salt
    • 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 cups confectioners\' sugar, sifted if lumpy

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 754 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 34 g 52.28%
    • Saturated Fat: 11 g 54.33%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 34 mg 11.42%
    • Sodium: 484 mg 20.18%
    • Calcium: 48 mg 4.84%
    • Potassium: 144 mg 4.11%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.9%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 112 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.27%
    • Sugar: 97 g
    • Protein: 3 g
    • Alcohol: 1 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 114.84%
    • Vitamin C 3.28%
    • Vitamin D 0.02%
    • * 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 - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs6
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total1 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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