Because I’ve already posted carrot cake cupcakes, carrot cake oatmeal, as well as actual carrot cake recipes on the blog, this yr I decided to plough the flavor into banana bread, which is 1 of my other favorite recipes. I knew the carrot cake banana breadstuff was going to hold out proficient earlier fifty-fifty trying it; at that spot was no possible agency it couldn’t hold out proficient – it was carrot cake AND banana bread!
Side note: If yous wishing to larn the to a greater extent than traditional route, hither are the recipes I mentioned for the cupcakes as well as cake:
For decoration, I sprinkled crushed walnuts as well as shredded carrot over the top.
While the carrot breadstuff is completely delicious on its own, if you’re similar me as well as intend 1 of the best things nigh carrot cake is the frosting, experience costless to move whatever of my Healthy Frosting Recipes – the link includes recipes for both cream cheese frosting as well as greek yogurt frosting.
I also actually love frosting this banana breadstuff alongside nigh 1/2 loving cup of softened kokosnoot butter, equally shown inwards the photos.
- 2 cups white, spelt, or oat flour
- 1 tsp baking soda
- 1 tsp cinnamon
- 3/4 tsp baking powder
- 3/4 tsp salt
- optional 1/8 tsp nutmeg
- 1 1/2 loving cup mashed, overripe banana
- 1/2 loving cup finely shredded carrot
- 1/2 loving cup pure maple syrup, honey, or agave
- 1/4 loving cup milk of choice
- 1/4 loving cup fossil oil OR additional milk of choice
- 2 tsp pure vanilla extract
- optional, crushed walnuts, coconut, etc.
- Preheat oven to 350 F. Grease a 9×5 pan, or trouble alongside parchment. Combine dry out ingredients inwards a bowl. If desired, yous tin add together 1/2 loving cup crushed walnuts and/or a handful of shredded coconut. Whisk liquid ingredients—including carrot as well as banana—in split bowl. Pour moisture into dry, as well as stir to cast a batter. Smooth into prepared pan. Bake on the centre rack 37 minutes, hence produce non opened upwards the oven door at all but plough off the oestrus as well as permit sit down inwards the shut oven 10 additional minutes. If notwithstanding undercooked at this time, exactly plough the oven dorsum on as well as move along baking—checking every five minutes–until a toothpick inserted into the centre comes out to a greater extent than oft than non clean. Let cool. Cover as well as refrigerate overnight. Taste as well as texture are much ameliorate the 2d solar daytime (and fifty-fifty ameliorate the 3rd solar daytime equally it gets sweeter). Leftovers tin hold out sliced as well as frozen for upwards to a month. If yous wishing to frost the bread, I included a few links to to a greater extent than or less frosting recipes higher upwards inwards the post, or yous tin move nigh 1/2 loving cup softened kokosnoot butter—sweetened if desired.
cheers done portion recipes to : https://chocolatecoveredkatie.com/2018/03/19/carrot-cake-banana-bread/