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Recipe for Carrot Cake Cupcakes

Easter is fast approaching. Now is a great time to come up with some cute and creative recipes for the kids for Easter. I love Carrot Cake and transforming it into cupcakes for the kids is a great idea and easy to do! You can also substitute a few of the ingredients (like the Flour) for Gluten Free Flour to make this recipe acceptable for all of your guests!

Check out this cute and easy Easter Dessert Idea: Carrot Cake Cupcakes!

Recipe for Carrot Cake Cupcakes

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INGREDIENTS
CAKE:
2 cup Flour
2 cup Sugar
2 tsp Cinnamon
2 tsp Baking Soda
4 Eggs
1 cup Vegetable Oil
4 cups shredded Carrots
ICING:
1 cup softened Butter
16 oz softened Cream Cheese
8 cup Powdered Sugar
1 tbsp Milk

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DIRECTIONS
Preheat oven to 350
Put cupcake liners in muffin tin.
Combine flour, sugar, cinnamon and baking soda in a bowl and mix well.
In large bowl, beat eggs and slowly add oil while continuing to beat.
Add flour mixture to egg mixture and mix well.
Fold in carrots.
Fill cupcake liners about 2/3 full.
Bake 20 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool cupcakes in pan 10 minutes then move to cooling rack to finish cooling.
Beat butter and cream cheese in large bowl until light and fluffy.
Add in powdered sugar and milk and beat on high until smooth.
Ice cupcakes with icing.

Enjoy!
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Carrot Cake Cupcakes
 
Ingredients
  • Carrot Cake Cupcakes
  • INGREDIENTS
  • CAKE:
  • 2 cup Flour
  • 2 cup Sugar
  • 2 tsp Cinnamon
  • 2 tsp Baking Soda
  • 4 Eggs
  • 1 cup Vegetable Oil
  • 4 cups shredded Carrots
  • ICING:
  • 1 cup softened Butter
  • 16 oz softened Cream Cheese
  • 8 cup Powdered Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Milk
Instructions
  1. DIRECTIONS
  2. Preheat oven to 350
  3. Put cupcake liners in muffin tin.
  4. Combine flour, sugar, cinnamon and baking soda in a bowl and mix well.
  5. In large bowl, beat eggs and slowly add oil while continuing to beat.
  6. Add flour mixture to egg mixture and mix well.
  7. Fold in carrots.
  8. Fill cupcake liners about ⅔ full.
  9. Bake 20 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool cupcakes in pan 10 minutes then move to cooling rack to finish cooling.
  10. Beat butter and cream cheese in large bowl until light and fluffy.
  11. Add in powdered sugar and milk and beat on high until smooth.
  12. Ice cupcakes with icing.

 

Also be sure to check out these other fun Easter Ideas:

15 Easter Crafts for all Ages

Easter Outfits Ideas For Boys

Easter Outfits Ideas For Girls

Baked Donut Nests for Easter