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Easy Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese

Cook time
15 mins

Total time
15 mins

Author: Layla
Serves: 12

For the Cupcakes:

1 cup flour

2 cups grated carrots

⅔ cup oil

⅔ cup sugar

2 eggs
1 teaspoon cinnamon or apple spice

1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon baking powder or cream or tarter

¼ teaspoon salt

Cream Cheese Frosting
½ cup cream cheese (half the stick), room temperature
¼ cup butter (half the stick), room temperature

1½ cups powdered sugar

1 teaspoon vanilla extract


Heat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease 12 muffin tins or line with cupcake
liners and set aside. In a large bowl beat the eggs for a few seconds.
Gently stir in the grated carrots and oil. Add the rest of the ingredients
and stir to combine, about 10 stirs ( be careful not to over mix!).


Fill cupcake tins about ⅔ full. Bake for no more than 12-15 minutes or
until golden brown. Remove from oven and allow to cool for at least 10
minutes before frosting.
For the Frosting: In a blender or by hand, beat the butter, cream
cheese, and vanilla until fluffy combined. Gradually add the powdered

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