Carrot, Pineapple & Walnut Cake

Carrot, Pineapple & Walnut Cake

5 reviews, 4 star(s). 80% would make again

Ready in 2 hours 30 minutes

Very yummy carrot cake. The pineapple and walnut throughout make this mouth-watering.


1 cup oil
3 Eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla
0.75 cup crushed pineapple; (from can), drained
3 carrots; (up to 4)
100 grams walnuts
440 grams Sugar
290 grams plain flour
1 teaspoon cinnamon
2 teaspoon bicarbonate soda
60 grams cream cheese
27 grams margarine
200 grams icing mix
1 teaspoon Lemon juice

Original recipe makes 8



Cake Instructions:

Grease cake tin (25 cms or larger).

Beat eggs with sugar together until smooth consistency.

Combine beaten eggs and sugar mixture with pinapple, vanilla, oil, shredded carrots and walnuts.

Sift in flour, cinnamon and bicarbonate soda.

Mix well until all ingredients well combined.

Bake approx. 1.5hrs minutes at 160 degrees celcius or until golden brown. Use a wooden skewer to see if the cake sticks to it or not. If it sticks, its not quite ready yet.

Allow to cool in tin, store in fridge.

Icing Instructions:

Beat cream cheese, soft margarine and lemon juice until light & fluffy.

Stir in icing mix and beat until smooth. Set aside and wait til carrot cake is fully cooled to cover.

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beebab 10m ago

Very good recipe for a simple carrot cake. My family loved it. In fact they want me to make it for our family Christmas Eve get together!
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msca8 1y ago

This was wonderful and easy n Making second one today!
Sarahwhyte 3y ago

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keepsmilyn 6y ago

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