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"You've got to try it!" This no sugar carrot cake recipe will satisfy any sweet tooth

12 Servings

464 kcal per serving

Prep 20 mins

Cook 20 mins

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Sugar Free Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK

Posted: 6th November 2019

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

As far as we’re concerned, this is the best moist carrot cake recipe in the world. The reason why is that it is an entirely sugar free carrot cake recipe. Not only that, but we’ve kept it simple, quick and easy, showing that it is possible to make a classic carrot cake with no sugar in just under an hour, with delicious results! We hope you really enjoy

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

All the basic carrot cake recipe staples are in here, but we’ve added some tasty twists so that your sugar free carrot cake turns out just as enjoyable as one that’s filled with sugar, but much more healthy, so it can be enjoyed without the guilt

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

Ground almonds add a lovely flavor and texture to the cake, so you get a soft spiced carrot cake with a subtle nutty flavor

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

We wanted to make sure this was a really moist carrot cake, so we’ve added plenty of raisins, with butter and a bit of milk to keep everything rich and delicious

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

You can’t have a classic carrot cake recipe without cinnamon and nutmeg! These fragrant, earthy spices are such an important, tasty addition, and will make all the difference when you’re making this recipe sugar free

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

A traditional carrot cake recipe wouldn’t have a lot of sugar, but modern recipes have added it more and more. Adding raw, unprocessed honey and vanilla extract, combined with everything else, is an amazing taste and very sweet. Choosing the right honey is very important, please feel free to see our blog on this topic to find out more

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

We make sure to use good quality, free range eggs with this recipe. This makes sure that they are nutritious and delicious, making this a more healthy recipe, but also the cake has a really good hold when it’s baked

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

Grated organic carrots melt and soften really well when baked. The cake ends up bulky, moist and very tasty. Our sugar free chocolate brownies use sweet potato in a similar way and it just goes to show how much vegetables belong in cake recipes!

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

When choosing the carrot cake recipe icing, we decided to keep it simple with cream cheese frosting. It’s a classic combination, and adds a lovely fresh taste to the rich cake

To keep the cream cheese frosting sugar free but sweet, we add one teaspoon of raw honey, and some vanilla extract

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

Orange zest tops off the cream cheese frosting with a subtle, fresh and juicy flavor. We’re sure you’ll love it just as much as we do

Easy Carrot Cake Recipe UK - Really Sugar Free

Once the cakes have cooled, be generous with the frosting! The combination of creamy frosting with the rich two layer carrot cake is beautiful

Sugar Free Carrot Cake - Really Sugar Free

Sugar Free Easy Carrot Cake Recipe


Recipe Category: Dessert

Recipe Cuisine: American, British

Prep Time: 20 mins

Cook Time: 20 mins

Servings: 12

Calories: 464

Rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★


INGREDIENTS

  • Carrot Cake:
  • 150g Self Raising Flour
  • 150g Ground Almonds
  • 160g Raisins
  • 2 Teaspoons Cinnamon Powder
  • 2 Teaspoons Ground Nutmeg
  • 1 Teaspoon Bicarbonate of Soda
  • 3 Eggs
  • 100g Melted Butter
  • 2 Tablespoons Milk
  • 4 Tablespoons Raw, Unprocessed Honey
  • 300g Carrot
  • 2 Teaspoons Dried Stevia Leaf
  • Vanilla Extract
  • Frosting:
  • 750g Cream Cheese
  • 1 Teaspoon Raw, Unprocessed Honey
  • Zest of 1 Orange
  • Vanilla Extract
  • We've included links to show examples of products we've used that have no added sugar.

RECIPE METHOD

  • Preheat the oven to 180 degrees Celsius (350 degrees Fahrenheit)
  • Mix the flour with the ground almonds, cinnamon, nutmeg and bicarbonate of soda. Add the raisins and stir until well combined
  • Make a well in the center of the mixture, and pour in the melted butter, milk and 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract before adding the eggs, raw honey and dried stevia leaf. Stir well
  • Grate 300g of carrots and fold into the mixture with a wooden spoon
  • Grease and line two cake tins or brownie trays, and divide the mixture evenly between them, smoothing it out flat with the back of the wooden spoon
  • Place in the oven and bake for 20-25 minutes, or until cooked through
  • While the cake is baking, prepare the cream cheese frosting by combining the cream cheese with 1 teaspoon of raw honey, 1 or 2 teaspoons of vanilla extract, and the zest of 1 orange. Mix this together until smooth and creamy.
  • Once the cake has cooled, spread the cream cheese frosting generously between the two layers of cake and on the top. Enjoy!


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