Gluten Free Carrot Cake

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Total Time
1hr 15mins
30 mins
45 mins

This is one of my favourite recipes that I have discovered. It is moist and tastes almost identical to the wheat containing carrot cake. It is without a doubt my favourite recipe from Robin Rybergs cookbook 'The Gluten free Kitchen'.

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  1. Preheat oven to 300 degrees.
  2. In a large bowl, combine oil, sugar, and brown sugar. Mix well.
  3. Add all remaining ingredients except for nuts and carrots. Mix well, being sure that no lumps remain in the batter.
  4. Mix in carrots and nuts.
  5. Pour batter into greased 8x8 or 9x9 baking pan.Bake 45-55 minutes, until toothpick inserted in center tests clean.
  6. Note that this cake with have a bit of a dome when first removed from the oven. It will settle as it cools.
  7. For icing: Combine powdered sugar, cream cheese, butter, and vanilla. Beat very well. Add a few drops of milk as needed.
  8. Spread icing on cooled cake.Freeze extra portions.