Carrot Cake Recipes
With our easy recipes, making moist carrot cake (or cupcakes) from scratch is a breeze. So is whipping up the rich cream cheese frosting. Plus, it's a great way to sneak healthy carrots into dessert.
Crave-Worthy Carrot Cake RecipesWe love carrot cake in any form, from the classic layer cake and tea cakes to cupcakes and even cheesecake. There’s something about the addition of shredded carrots that makes it feel less decadent than other desserts -- though with a rich, spiced batter and cream cheese frosting, it's certainly a treat.AdvertisementAdvertisementRecipe
John’s Carrot Cupcakes with Cream-Cheese FrostingBecause these cupcakes aren't overly sweet, they're just as good for afternoon tea or a snack as they are for dessert.
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Spiced Carrot CakeCinnamon is commonly used to spice carrot cake but we recommend using cardamom here.
Cream Cheese FrostingTry Martha Stewart's quick and easy cream cheese frosting recipe! Cream cheese frosting is a delicious delight atop cupcakes and a favorite on pumpkin cake, carrot cake and more!
Carrot-Cake Thumbprint CookiesYou can have your cake and eat it, too--as a cookie! The bases for these thumbprints are studded with grated carrots, chopped pecans, golden raisins, and rolled oats. The creamy filling features fresh goat cheese (cream cheese would work in its place) and a swirl of apricot jam. The result? Layers of flavor in every bite.
Carrot CupcakesThese carrot cupcakes will surely become a favorite in your baking repertoire.
Our Bunny Cake Couldn't Be Cuter -- Here's How to Make ItFancy making our rabbit-shaped carrot cake? It's a great project for an intermediate-level baker and just the thing for Easter.
Carrot Cheesecake with Marzipan CarrotsRecipe
Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese FrostingThe recipe for this classic combination is from reader Julie Haifley of Washington, D.C.Recipe
Bunny Carrot CakeCarrot cake, naturally, is the foundation for our cotton-candy-tailed bunny cake. Miniature marshmallows make fur that is inexpensive, easy to apply, and fun to eat, while gold licorice whiskers are a cute touch.Video
Mother's Day Carrot CakeBake Mom this towering yet unpretentious layered delight this Mother’s Day. Moist, mildly spiced cake flecked with carrots and pecans is enveloped by a generous coating of cream-cheese frosting.Video
Carrot Cake ParfaitShira Bocar will show us how to layer this elegant dessert into a beautifully stemmed glass that you can easily create at home to impress your next dinner guest.Video
How to Make Moist Carrot Cake CookiesJohn Barricelli bakes a batch of crisp and colorful carrot cake cookies.Video
Birthday Carrot Cake, Part 1Baker John Barricelli joins Martha Stewart and her mother to prepare a birthday carrot cake.Video
Birthday Carrot Cake, Part 2Martha Stewart and John Baricelli frost a birthday carrot cake for Martha's mother.Video
Carrot Cake with Lime Mascarpone Icing RecipeMartha Stewart and chef Jamie Oliver bake a carrot cake with mascarpone cheese icing and walnuts.Video
Mini Carrot Cupcakes, Part 2Martha Stewart and guest Kim Raver make a cream cheese frosting mini carrot cupcakes.Video
Mini Carrot Cupcakes, Part 1Martha Stewart and guest Kim Raver bake mini carrot cupcakes.Video
Carrot Ginger CakeMartha Stewart and John Baricelli make a carrot ginger cake with candied carrots.Video
Handcrafted Marzipan VegetablesJennifer Koppleman Hutt and Alexis Stewart add witty commentary over a classic video of Martha Stewart and guest making a carrot cake covered in marzipan vegetables.Video
Carrot Cake for Dessert 2Emeril Lagasse finishes making the carrot cake in this desserts to die for segment by making a cream cheese icing while the carrot cake is cooling.Video
How to Bake Carrot Cake CookiesJohn Barricelli bakes a batch of crisp and colorful carrot cake cookies.AdvertisementAdvertisementVideo
How To Make a Spiced Carrot CakeEasy and simple recipe for a spicy carrot cake topped with a sugar glaze dressing by John BarricelliVideo
Cream Cheese Frosted Carrot CupcakesJohn Barricelli bakes carrot cupcakes with cream cheese frosting.Video
How to Make Carrot Ginger CakeMartha Stewart and guest John Barricelli make carrot ginger cake with a cream cheese frosting.