BIRTHDAY CAKE​

VEGAN CARROT CAKE

FOR MY SISTER!

Ingredients 

– 250 g flour
– 2 tsp baking powder
– 1/4 tsp salt
– 1 tsp cinnamon
– 1/2 tsp nutmeg
– 100 g sugar
– 250 g carrots finely grated
– 150 g applesauce
– 75 ml (canola) oil
– 230 ml vegetable milk
– 1 tbsp. apple cider vinegar
– 1 tsp vanilla extract
– 100 g chopped walnuts

Cinnamon Frosting
– 200 g powdered sugar
– 50 g vegetable margarine
– 1 tsp vanilla extract
– 1/2 tsp cinnamon
– 1 pinch of salt
– 2 tablespoons vegetable milk 

Instructions

1. preheat oven to 180 degrees top and bottom heat. Lightly grease a 20 cm baking pan.
2. mix flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon, nutmeg and sugar in a large mixing bowl. Whisk together grated carrots, applesauce, oil, vegetable milk, apple cider vinegar and vanilla extract in a second bowl. Slowly stir the carrot mixture into the dry ingredients and optionally fold in chopped walnuts. Mix everything together to form a batter and then spread into the baking dish.
3. Bake in the oven for about 45 to 60 minutes, until the batter is cooked through*. Remove from the oven and let cool. 4.
Once the cake has cooled, spread the frosting on top and decorate as desired.
Cinnamon Frosting
Mix all ingredients in a mixing bowl with a hand mixer for about 2 minutes. If the frosting is too firm, add a little vegetable milk until the consistency is creamy enough.

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