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Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

Indulge in this delicious classic cake.
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Prepare Ahead

You will need a 22cm round cake tin


  1. 1

    Preheat the oven to 180C.

  2. 2

    In a bowl mix the Stork with brown sugar and honey with a spoon or mixer for 5-8 minutes (it takes longer if you use a spoon). Stir in the milk, egg, cinnamon and vanilla and mix well.

  3. 3

    Sieve the flour, baking powder and a pinch of salt over the bowl and fold into the batter. Fold the grated carrots and the chopped walnuts into the batter. Spoon the batter into a prepared tin.

  4. 4

    Bake in the oven for 40 minutes until cooked. Leave to rest for 2 minutes before tipping the cake out onto a wire rack to cool.

  5. 5

    In a bowl, mix the icing sugar with the cream cheese. Then add the lemon juice. Once the cake is cool, spoon the icing mixture over the top.


  • 100g Stork , at room temperature
  • 60g brown sugar
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 50ml semi-skimmed milk
  • 1 egg
  • 2 tsp cinnamon
  • 200g plain flour
  • 10g baking powder
  • 200g grated carrots
  • 50g chopped walnuts
  • 120g icing sugar
  • 250g cream cheese
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice , and 1 tbsp of lemon zest

Serves 8

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