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Easy recipe: Delicious carrot cake

 A delicious carrot cake (Photo: Courtesy)

Let us make delicious carrot cake. This recipe is quite simple, and all you will need are the ingredients listed below, plus a mixing bowl and a wooden spatula.

Mix everything together, put it in a baking pan and throw it into the oven for about 45 minutes or until a skewer inserted in the middle of the cake comes out clean.

What you will need: -

1 cup, grated carrots

1 cup vegetable oil

1 and a half cups sugar

5 eggs

1 cup long life milk

2 and a half cups all-purpose flour

3 teaspoons baking powder

1 and a half tablespoon cinnamon

1/2 cup raisins

1 cup fresh pineapple, cubed

1/4 cup coconut flakes

1 teaspoon orange zest

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

A pinch of salt

What to do:

Preheat the oven to 180°c

In a bowl, mix the oil, eggs, vanilla and sugar together. Now add the flour, orange zest, baking powder, salt and cinnamon.

Pour in the milk and continue to mix until smooth; fold in the raisins and coconut flakes.  Pour your batter into a greased baking tray and then top with the pineapple cubes.

Bake in an oven at 180°c for 45 minutes. Once baked remove from oven and let the cake cool. Enjoy this treat with a cup of white tea.

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