Free shipping on orders over $50. Use code ship50
Home >> Recipes >> Cake >> Pesach Carrot Cake

Pesach Carrot Cake


Pesach Carrot Cake

This cake uses no potato starch—it gets its body from ground nuts.

7 large eggs

1 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar, divided

1/2 teaspoon cinnamon

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

zest of 1 lemon (optional)

juice of 1 lemon

5 large carrots, peeled and grated, about 2 1/2 cups

grated

1 1/2 cups finely ground hazelnuts (filberts) or

almonds

cottonseed oil, light olive oil or walunt oil for pan

 

Heat the oven to 350 degrees F. Generously brush a 10-inch springform pan with oil.

Separate 5 of the eggs into yolks and whites. Set aside the whites.

In the bowl of an electric mixer fitted with the paddle attachment, beat the 5 eggs yolks with the 2 remaining whole eggs. Add 1 cup of the sugar, the cinnamon, vanilla and the lemon zest, if using, and juice and mix until combined.

Stir in the carrots and hazelnuts or almonds. In a clean bowl and using a clean whisk attachment,

use an electric mixer to beat the 5 egg whites to soft peaks. Add the remaining 2 tablespoons of

sugar and continue whipping until stiff peaks form. Working in batches, gently fold the whites into the carrot batter.

Pour the batter into the prepared pan and bake for 50 minutes, or until a cake tester inserted at the center of the cake comes out clean. Allow to cool for at least 1 hour before removing from the pan.

              

 


Account sign in

Please enter your email address and password below to access your account.

Your Email Address
Password
Forgot your password? Click here
Don't have an account? Click here
Forgot Your Password

Enter your email address below and we'll send you a new temporary password.

Your Email Address
CREATE AN ACCOUNT

Complete the information below to create your own account

First Name
Last Name
Your Email Address
Password
Confirm Password

Loading...
EMAIL A FRIEND

Share this page with a friend. Simply fill in the info below and we'll send your friend an email on your behalf.

Your Name
Your Email Address
You Friend's Name
Your Friend's Email Address
Message
Please type the image's letters in the box below
CAPTCHA   



SUBMIT

Sorry, you're using an old browser. Please upgrade. You can navigate links below