Mini Carrot Cakes with Candied Pecans
Mini Carrot Cakes with Candied Pecans
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  • Summary

    Adorable mini carrot cakes filled with classic cream cheese frosting and studded with crunchy candied pecans! It’s the only way to eat carrot cake!

    Ingredients

    • 1 egg white
    • 3 tablespoons sugar
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/4 teaspoon salt
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
    • 1 cup (130gr) chopped pecans
    • 1 cup (125gr) all-purpose flour
    • 1 teaspoon baking powder
    • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
    • 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg (preferably freshly grated)
    • 2 large eggs, at room temperature
    • 1/2 cup (120gr) Greek yogurt, at room temperature
    • 1/4 cup (60ml) vegetable oil
    • 1/2 cup (100gr) sugar
    • 1/2 cup (100gr) brown sugar, light or dark
    • 1 1/2 cup grated carrots
    • 8oz (250gr) cream cheese*, at room temperature
    • 1/4 cup (55gr) unsalted butter, at room temperature
    • 2 cups (240gr) powdered sugar
    • 1 tablespoon heavy (whipping) cream, or milk
    • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 17
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 301 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 16 g 25.2%
    • Saturated Fat: 6 g 28.82%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 32 mg 10.55%
    • Sodium: 167 mg 6.98%
    • Calcium: 39 mg 3.91%
    • Potassium: 105 mg 3%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 3.13%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 38 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 4.94%
    • Sugar: 29 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 42.83%
    • Vitamin C 1.24%
    • Vitamin D 0.14%
    • * 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 Total1 oz-eq

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