Carrot Cake With Cream Cheese Filling
Tasty cream cheese icing makes for memorable cakes. Baking your favorite carrot (or spice) cake batter in our Fanci-Fill Cake Pan Set allows you cram in more cream-cheesy goodness.
1 pkg spice cake mix
1 cup carrots shredded
1 pkg cream cheese softened
1/4 cup butter softened
1 1/2 cups confectioners' sugar
- Easy-Add vanilla extract Add to shopping list vanilla extract
1 cup walnuts chopped and toasted
Cake serves 8-10.
Preheat oven to 350°F. Spray both Fanci-Fill pans with vegetable pan spray.
In large bowl, prepare cake mix following package directions; stir carrots into batter. Divide batter evenly between prepared pans.
Bake 20-25 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool in pan on wire rack 10 minutes; remove from pan and cool completely.
In large bowl, beat cream cheese, butter, sugar and vanilla with electric mixer until smooth. Set aside 2 cups mixture.
Stir walnuts into remaining filling; spoon into cavities of both cakes.
Assemble cake by inverting top layer onto bottom layer. Ice cake with reserved filling.
Refrigerate until ready to serve.
Garnish with additional toasted chopped walnuts, if desired.