Teddy’s Party!

A couple of months ago little lady F asked me to bake a cake, because she wanted to give Mickey Mouse a party!! So, I did the cake.

Last week it was little lady M turn to ask for a cake, this time for her Teddy Bear. She requested a carrot cake! I know this is one of their favourites, but this time I wanted to try a different one.

I usually bake a simple carrot cake with chocolate icing and it’s very appreciated at our home. When I moved to the UK and tried carrot cake, it was very different from the one I was used to. It had spices and nuts, the taste was so different but good, very good and since then I tried to find a recipe of it.

So, when little lady M asked me for a carrot cake I thought it was about time to try it. I took the recipe from here and like it says it’s super moist!

I kept as much as possible true to the recipe but I didn’t had yogurt, so I replaced it for cream. I also omitted the “finely” from the finely grated carrots, but next time I will make it, so that the cake will became even moister. Another thing I’ll do is to wait for the cake to cool completely, because of the girls impatience I didn’t allowed it to cool completely and the frosting melted a little as it’s visible in the photos.

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The final result (unfortunately) was not much appreciated by the girls but in compensation it was greatly appreciated by the grownups! Anyway, the girls had fun making a party for Teddy and I think he had a good time as well 🙂

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