National Carrot Cake Day – February 3

National Carrot Cake Day

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Facts on Carrot Cake

  • Carrot cake is a cake which has carrots mixed into the batter.
  • Carrot cake has a soft and dense texture.
  • Many carrot cake recipes include optional ingredients, such as nuts or raisins. 
  • The most common icing on carrot cake is a cream cheese icing, which is made from sugar, butter and cream cheese. 
  • American-based carrot cake, with its cream-cheese icing, was listed as number five of the top five fad foods of the 1970s.