Citrus-Glazed Pumpkin-Carrot Cake
Citrus-Glazed Pumpkin-Carrot Cake
  • prep: 30 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 30 min
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  • Summary

    This dessert combines the texture of grated carrots and the moistness of pumpkin puree into a great cake. Feel free to substitute your favorite cream cheese frosting for the citrus glaze.

    Ingredients

    • 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan
    • 5 1/4 cups all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled), plus more for pan
    • 4 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
    • 3/4 teaspoon baking soda
    • 2 teaspoons coarse salt
    • 2 1/4 teaspoons ground cinnamon
    • 2 1/4 teaspoons ground ginger
    • 1 1/3 cups light-brown sugar
    • 3 large eggs
    • 1/2 cup buttermilk
    • 1 can (15 ounces) pure pumpkin puree
    • 1 3/4 cups finely grated carrots (about 7 medium carrots)
    • 1 1/2 cups toasted walnuts, roughly chopped
    • Citrus Glaze for Pumpkin-Carrot Cake

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 18
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 377 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 15 g 22.66%
    • Saturated Fat: 5 g 26.6%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 24 mg 8.06%
    • Sodium: 504 mg 20.98%
    • Calcium: 63 mg 6.26%
    • Potassium: 238 mg 6.81%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 3 mg 15.96%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 55 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 10.86%
    • Sugar: 16 g
    • Protein: 9 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 4 g
    • Vitamin A 87.75%
    • Vitamin C 5.94%
    • 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 - Fat3
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs1
    • Exchange - Starch2
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total3 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total1 oz-eq

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