This Best Carrot Cake Recipe won't disappoint! Soft, moist, tender and loaded with pineapples, raisins, walnuts, and perfectly sweetened cream cheese frosting, this is one of the yummiest sheet cakes you'll ever have!
Course Baked Goods, Dessert
Keyword best carrot cake recipe, carrot cake with pineapple
Prep Time 15minutes
Cook Time 1hour
Total Time 1hour15minutes
1 1/2cupsvegetable oil
1 1/2teaspoonsbaking soda
2cupsfresh carrots, grated
1cupcrushed pineapple, drained
For Cream Cheese Frosting
8ozcream cheese, softened
Preheat oven to 350 F. Grease a 9 x 13 baking pan.
In a large bowl and using an electric mixer, beat together sugar, eggs, and oil until blended.
In another bowl, combine flour, cinnamon, baking powder, baking soda, and salt.
Mix flour mixture with wet ingredients just until blended.
Stir in carrots, pineapple, raisins, and walnuts.
Pour into prepared baking pan and bake in preheated oven for about 1 hour or until a toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.
Remove from oven and allow to cool completely. Frost with cream cheese frosting and garnish with additional chopped walnuts.
For the Cream Cheese Frosting
In a bowl, using an electric mixer at low speed, beat butter, cream cheese, and vanilla. Gradually add powdered sugar and continue to beat until smooth and creamy.