Home    Subscribe    Contact    Login
Submit your recipes for a share of ad revenue - click 'write for us'

Carrot Cake Bites

by Charlotte Jain (follow)
Dessert (130)      Lunch Box (63)      Lunch Box (63)      Healthy (145)      Easy (142)      Family (72)      Snack (110)      Baking (86)      Treat (74)      Fruit (58)     
Carrot cake bites are a simple and tasty lunch box treat. This recipe makes a fullsized carrot cake, or 12 large carrot cake muffins, or 24 mini carrot cake bites. Using a 24 cup mini cupcake baking tray, mini carrot cake bites cook quickly (in about 10 minutes) and are a supre cute snack ready to take with you anywhere. Just drop a handful into a snaplock bag and you are ready to go! Add a bit of ice cream or cream on the side to switch these into a dessert.



Preparation Time: 10 minutes
Cooking Time: 10-30 minutes
Makes: 12 servings

Ingredients
1 cup olive oil
1 cup caster sugar
3 eggs
1 cup plain flour
1/2 tspn salt
1/2 tspn bicarb soda
1/2 tspn baking powder
1/2 tspn nutmeg
1/2 tspn cinnamon
1 cup grated carrot
2 apples, grated
1/4 cup walnuts or pecans (note nuts are optional in this recipe and can be added or removed if desired)

Method
Preheat the overn to 180 degrees C.

Grease the cups of a 24 patty mini cupcake tray.

Whisk together the oil and sugar.

Add the eggs one at a time, beating after each addition until the mixture is thick and creamy.



Sift together the flour, salt, bicarb soda, baking powder, nutmeg and cinnamon. Then add these to the mixture and fold through.



Chop the walnuts (or other nuts) if using. Grate the apple and carrot.

Add the apple, carrot (and nuts) to the mixture and fold through until combined.



Spoon the prepared mixture into the patties of a large or mini cupcake tray.



If there is any remaining mixture, or to make a large carrot cake, grease a cake tin and pour the carrot cake mixture in. Tap the filled cake tin gently on a cuttting board in order to remove any air bubbles.



Bake for 10-15 minutes of until cooked when tested with a skewer. (Note, larger cupcakes will take between 20 and 30 minutes, while a whole carrot cake can be baked for 60-75 minutes).



Categories
#Lunch box
#Carrot
#Baking
#Cake
#Munchable
#Fruit
#Family
#Afternoon tea
#Healthy
#Snack
#Morning tea
#Packed lunch
#Party food
#Picnic
#Easy
#Finger food
#Treat
#Pancake
#Big or small
#Dessert
I like this Recipe - 5
[ print friendly ]
Share: email  facebook  twitter
More Recipes by Charlotte Jain
A fresh and light salad that can be served as a light meal on its own or a healthy side, for lunch, ...
166 views
A perfect lunchbox treat or party favour, chocolate cupcakes are quick and easy to whip up whenever ...
206 views
The perfect treat for a kids' party! Cake pops are cute, fun and easy to make
1304 views
Quick and easy dunkable chicken pieces in a crispy coating, perfect to make with the whole family! ...
332 views
Lemon drops are a fun biscuit with a bright yellow zesty centre! Their light and fluffy biscuit base...
262 views
Monte Carlos are one of my all time favourite biscuits! But, when unable to get to the store to buy ...
365 views
view all recipes by Charlotte Jain
Articles by Charlotte Jain on Other Hubs
"You will give the people of earth an ideal to strive towards
145 views
ID: 2819
[ Submit a Comment ]
Trending Recipes
Vanilla slices are a delicious, custard-filled dessert
2077 views
It is so delicious and nutritious, but yet easy to make
3315 views
Since my discovery that Lilli Pilli fruits (also known as Riberries) are indeed edible, I have b...
by Lucy
13257 views
This recipe is one of my Nan's - a total childhood favourite! Preparation Time: 10 minutes C...
11887 views
A super easy recipe for naan bread that does not require yeast! This naan bread is beautitful, soft ...
3041 views
A crunchy honey treat that is perfect for lunch boxes and kids parties! Preparation Time: 10...
1740 views
A gorgeous chocolate mud cake with an orange twist
6731 views
Light and fluffy Milo flavoured cookies that make a perfect for a lunch box treat
4871 views
Why deep fry when you can bake your schnitzel in the oven with excellent results! If you don'...
51114 views
A tasty addition to any lunchbox! Sweet chilli scrolls have a mild chilli taste to complement the pi...
4570 views
Categories
Dinner (157)
Lunch (140)
Dessert (130)
Healthy (145)
Easy (142)
Quick (90)
Family (72)
Snack (110)
Baking (86)
Chicken (79)
Treat (74)
Fruit (58)
Vegan (57)
Cake (54)
Salad (53)
Party (44)
Cookie (36)
Raw (36)
Eggs (35)
Kids (34)
Simple (34)
Cheese (32)
Sweet (27)
Toddler (27)
Fish (25)
Pasta (23)
Banana (22)
Biscuit (22)
Lemon (22)
Picnic (20)
Sweets (19)
Apple (18)
Drinks (18)
Snacks (18)
Juice (17)
Egg (17)
Avocado (16)
Soup (15)
Bread (14)
Orange (14)
Slice (14)
Cupcake (14)
Tuna (13)
Jam (12)
 
Copyright 2012-2018 OatLabs ABN 18113479226. mobile version