Chapter: Gluten-Free Baked Goods Recipes
Section: Cakes and Muffins
Recipe: Carrot Cake
This is a moist and delicious carrot cake with a hint of orange. Very much
like a 'real cake'.
6 eggs, separated
1/2 cup honey (or less)
1 1/2 cups carrots, cooked and puréed
1 Tlbs grated orange rind
1 Tlbs frozen orange juice
3 cups almond flour
Preheat over to 325° F.
Beat the egg yolks and honey together. Mix in carrot puree, orange rind,
orange juice and almond flour. Beat the egg whites until stiff and fold in.
Spoon into a greased loose bottomed 9 inch springform pan. Bake for about
50 minutes or until a skewer inserted into the centre of the cake comes out
clean. Cool in the pan for 15 minutes, then turn out onto a wire rack to
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Patti Vincent comment: It was plenty sweet to me. It's a VERY moist cake. I
think anything could be put in place of the carrots too. Pumpkin, zucchini
etc., since the vegetable is puréed first.
See picture here: Paleo kitchen experiments: carrot and orange cake
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