Best Carrot Sheet Cake Recipe

Yummiest Carrot Sheet Cake Recipe. Ever.

  • Author: Louise
  • Prep Time: 15
  • Cook Time: 35
  • Total Time: 50 minutes
  • Yield: 16 1x


Need the perfect cake to feed many, and taste amazing? Then you’ll LOVE this delicious carrot sheet cake recipe – the perfect ratio of cake to icing, each mouthful is like a little taste of heaven!


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 200ml vegetable oil
  • 1 cup flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla essence
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon bicarbonate
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 1 cup grated carrots
  • ¼ cup raisins
  • 1/2 cup chopped pecans
  • Ingredients – Icing
  • 50g butter, softened
  • 250g cream cheese
  • 1 cup icing sugar
  • ½ teaspoon vanilla essence


  1. Preheat the oven to 175°C
  2. In a blender, mix the eggs and sugar together until light in colour and creamy.
  3. Add the oil, flour, vanilla essence, salt, baking powder, bicarb and cinnamon and mix together until just combined.
  4. Stir in the carrots, raisins and pecan nuts.
  5. Cook for 35-40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted into the centre of the cake comes out clean.
  6. Cool the cake completely before icing. To make the icing. Simply mix all the ingredients together and blend well until smooth, light and white in appearance.
  7. Ice the cake and decorate with whole pecan nuts and a sprinkle of cinnamon.


Dish Size: I used a 35cm x 22cm dish