My birthday is this week!

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Hey guys! I have to admit- I'm a bit of a baking novice! However, I am ready to branch out this week and make my first cake (not from a box). I love lemon and carrot, and how can you go wrong with anything chocolate??

Could you give me a delicious recipe that's not too intimidating?
 
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This one always gets good reviews.

Carrot Cake

2 cups sugar

4 eggs

1 ½ cups cooking oil

2 teaspoons soda

1 teaspoon salt

3 teaspoons cinnamon

4 cups shredded carrots

2 cups flour

1 teaspoon vanilla

Mix sugar, eggs and oil. Add flour, soda, salt and cinnamon. Mix well; add

carrots and vanilla. Mix well. Bake in a half size sheet pan at 325



F for 20

to 30 minutes until toothpick comes out clean. Cool and frost.

Carrot Cake Frosting

¼ pound butter

3 cups pecans, chopped

2 teaspoons vanilla

1 pound box powdered sugar

16 ounce cream cheese

Add all ingredients together and mix well.

Note: The cooking time may be different because all ovens do not cook the

same.
 
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