Pegs pineapple carrot cake

Pegs pineapple carrot cake


Pineapple gives carrot cake a fresh flavour and the cream cheese icing is to die for!

The ingredient of Pegs pineapple carrot cake

  1. 1 cup plain flour
  2. 1 teaspoon baking powder
  3. 3/4 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda
  4. 1/2 teaspoon salt
  5. 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  6. 1/2 cup raw sugar
  7. 1 cup grated carrot (see notes)
  8. 1/2 x 440g can crushed pineapple in juice, well drained (see notes)
  9. 1/4 cup roughly chopped walnuts, plus extra 2 tablespoons to decorate
  10. 1/2 cup sultanas
  11. 2 eggs
  12. 5 tablespoons vegetable oil
  13. 125g cream cheese, softened
  14. 2 teaspoons finely grated lemon rind
  15. 1 1/2 cups icing sugar mixture

The instruction how to make Pegs pineapple carrot cake

  1. Preheat oven to 180C/160C fan-forced. Grease a 6cm-deep, 20cm round cake pan. Line base and side with baking paper.
  2. Sift flour, baking powder, bicarbonate of soda, salt and cinnamon into a large bowl. Stir in raw sugar, carrot, pineapple, walnuts and sultanas. Make a well. Whisk eggs and oil in a jug. Pour into well. Stir to combine. Pour mixture into prepared pan.
  3. Bake for 35 to 40 minutes or until a skewer inserted into the centre of cake comes out clean. Stand in pan for 10 minutes. Turn, top-side up, onto a baking paper-lined wire rack. Cool completely.
  4. Make Lemon Cream Cheese Icing: Using an electric mixer, beat cream cheese and rind until smooth. Gradually add icing sugar, beating well after each addition.
  5. Spread icing on top of cake. Decorate with extra walnuts. Serve.

Nutritions of Pegs pineapple carrot cake

calories: 315.719 calories
calories: 14.8 grams fat
calories: 3.9 grams saturated fat
calories: 41.7 grams carbohydrates
calories: 4 grams protein
calories: 42 milligrams cholesterol
calories: 296 milligrams sodium
calories: NutritionInformation

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