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Easter Carrot Pineapple Cake

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Ingredients

Easter Carrot Pineapple Cake

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 3/4 cups white sugar
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 cups shredded carrots
  • 1 cup flaked coconut
  • 1 cup chopped walnuts
  • 1 8oz can crushed pineapple, drained
  • 1 8oz cream cheese
  • 1/4 cup Blue Band Margarine, softened
  • 2 cups confectioners' sugar

Preparation

Prep Time: 30 minutes
Bake Time: 45 minutes
Serves 16

1) Preheat oven to 350 F (175 C). Grease with Blue Band Margarine and flour a 9x13 inch pan.
2) Mix flour, baking soda, baking powder, salt and cinnamon, then add sugar, oil, eggs and vanilla and mix until smooth. Stir in carrots, coconut, walnuts and pineapple.
3) Pour into a 9x13 inch pan. Bake at 350 degrees for about 45 minutes. The centre may sink a little. Allow to cool.
4) To make the frosting: cream Blue Band Margarine and cream cheese until smooth. Add the confectioners' sugar and beat until creamy. Serve with vanilla ice cream.



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