Carrot Cake

I have around six different carrot cake recipes – from Nigella and Jenny Morris to various baking bibles to my mom’s tried and trusted recipe.

So what you do when you can’t decide on your favourite?  You take the best bits from each recipe to create your own recipe, of course.

Preeeeeeeeeeeesenting…………  Leo’s Carrot Cake with

  • finely grated carrots (of course)
  • finely grated apple
  • sunflower seeds
  • orange juice & zest
  • desiccated coconut
  • cream cheese topping with chopped nuts