by Zemas Madhouse Foods
Mar 2015


Zemas Gluten-Free Carrot Cake
Skip the store bought cakes and make Zemas Carrot Cake! Mixed up using Zemas Gluten-Free Cinnamon Oatmeal Apple Muffin mix this cake is healthy and kid friendly. A delicious family dessert or share with a group adapting it to be vegan or allergy free.
Carrot Cake
  1. Zemas Gluten-Free Cinnamon-Oatmeal Apple Muffin mix
  2. 2 c. finely grated carrot
  3. 1 c. sugar (sugar of choice)
  4. ¼ c. oil of choice (grapeseed, coconut)
  5. 4 T. butter, softened (dairy-free or regular)
  6. 2 eggs (egg replacer*)
  7. 1 t. pure vanilla extract
  8. 1 t. baking powder
  9. 1 ½ t. xanthan gum
  10. 1/2 t. baking soda
  11. 1 c. walnuts, chopped
  12. ½ c. raisins
Cream Cheese Frosting
  1. 1 c. cream cheese (dairy-free or regular)
  2. 3 T. butter, softened (dairy-free or regular)
  3. ½ c. pure maple syrup
  4. 2 t. pure vanilla extract
  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and spray a 13” x 9” pan with non-stick spray.
  2. In a bowl combine entire Zemas mix, xanthan gum and baking powder; set aside.
  3. In the bowl of an electric mixer, beat together the butter, sugar and oil until well combined.
  4. Add in the eggs one at a time.
  5. Add in the vanilla.
  6. Fold in the grated carrots, raisins and walnuts at this time.
  7. Pour into your prepared baking pan and bake for 20-25 minutes or until a toothpick inserted near the center comes.
  8. Let cool on wire rack while preparing the cream cheese frosting.
  1. Using an electric mixer, cream the butter and cream cheese in a bowl.
  2. Add in the maple syrup and vanilla-whip until nice and fluffy.
  3. Spread on cooled carrot cake.
  4. Serve and enjoy!
  1. Zemas favorite egg replacer is mixing ¼ c. water with 1 T. of chia seeds. Stir and allow to gel (approx 5 minutes)
  2. Love Zemas Carrot Cake then try Zemas gluten-free Classic Chocolate Cake recipe made from Zemas Gluten-Free Cocoa Teff Pancake & Waffle mix.
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