Oat & Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Recipe

Oat & Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Recipe

The Oat and Whole Wheat Carrot Cake recipe is made from freshly grated carrots and a variety of freshly ground spices that can be baked for a warm dinner with some friends or family or serve it along as a tea time snack or pack it up as a healthy snack for kids, it will be savored.

Cooking time
40 min
Preparation time
10 min
Serves
6
4
4
13

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37

Fit Foodie Recipe Score

29

Regular Recipe Score

Fit Foodie Meter was developed in consultation with the Indian Dietetic Association

This recipe scores more than regular recipe since palm sugar is used which makes it more nutritious.

Ingredients

  • 1-1/2 cups of whole wheat flour
  • 80 grams oat flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 cup palm sugar
  • 1/4 cup Saffola oil
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup packed finely shredded carrots
  • 1/2 cup walnuts, chopped 
  • 1/2 cup low fat yogurt

How to make Oat & Whole Wheat Carrot Cake

  • To begin making the Carrot Cake Recipe, first preheat oven 180 C
  • Grease and flour a 9-inch spring foam pan or a bread loaf pan. Keep aside
  • Mix the flour, baking powder, salt, cinnamon and keep aside
  • In a large bowl, beat together the oil, sugar and eggs until it is light and fluffy. Gradually add in the flour mixture and the carrots and beat until well combined
  • Fold in the walnuts and spoon the batter into the prepared cake pan and place it in a preheated oven. Bake for about 35 to 40 minutes or until when a tester inserted in the center of the cake comes out clean
  • Once the cake is baked, remove from the oven
  • Allow it to cool for a little bit and serve warm along with a cup of chai or coffee or even along with a glass milk for breakfast

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Comments

Love the recipe, just that I also added ...

Love the recipe, just that I also added 1/4th cup milk since the batter turned too thick and dry ,the cake was delicious ...

Jun 21, 2016

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What kind of whole wheat flour did you ...

What kind of whole wheat flour did you use? Is it the atta that we use to make chap paths/roti?

Feb 21, 2016

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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Can I make this cake by steaming in d co...

Can I make this cake by steaming in d cooker

Feb 10, 2016

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Can we make it eggless

Can we make it eggless

Feb 08, 2016

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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Yoghurt is not added???

Yoghurt is not added???

Feb 01, 2016

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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Hi, just wanted to know vegetarian vers...

Hi, just wanted to know vegetarian version of it as some of my friends do not eat egg

Jan 28, 2016

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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Yogurt is mentioned in the ingredients l...

Yogurt is mentioned in the ingredients list but not seen in the preparation section. Can you please tell me .

Dec 28, 2015

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it's a very delicious dish

it's a very delicious dish

Oct 10, 2015

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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good

good

Oct 04, 2015

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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Nice recipe

Nice recipe

Oct 04, 2015

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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What is palm sugar? Where do we get in p...

What is palm sugar? Where do we get in pune?

Oct 04, 2015

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preperation does not mention when to put...

preperation does not mention when to put the yoghurt

Sep 02, 2015

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the recipe does not specify what to do w...

the recipe does not specify what to do with the yoghurt

Aug 02, 2015

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Average: 4 (1 vote)
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