Diabetic Carrot Cake

READY IN: 1hr 15mins




  • Preheat the oven to 400°F (200°C, Gas Mark 6).
  • Position the top rack in the center of the oven.
  • Lightly coat a 9 inch (22. 5 cm) bundt pan with cooking spray.
  • Dust with flour and tap out excess.
  • In a large bowl, whisk together the egg whites, yogurt, oil, applesauce, brown sugar, and vanilla.
  • On a piece of waxed paper, sift together the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt (if using), cinnamon, and nutmeg.
  • Gradually add to egg-applesauce mixture, stirring until incorporated.
  • Stir in the carrots.
  • Drain and reserve the juice from the pineapple.
  • Stir the drained pineapple and raisins into the cake batter.
  • Spoon the batter into the prepared pan, smoothing the top with the back of a spoon.
  • Bake for 40 to 45 minutes, until a tester inserted in the center comes out clean.
  • Cool in the pan on a rack for 10 minutes.
  • Slide a thin knife around the edges and center of the cake to loosen it from the pan.
  • Invert onto a rack to cool.
  • When ready to serve, transfer cake to a serving platter.