All posts tagged: salted caramel

Carrot Cake with Caramel Cream Cheese Icing

The older I get the more I like carrot cake. Huh, age is weird. In the past carrot cake was never really high up on my dessert list. Now, I feel like I’m a connoisseur of sorts when it comes to carrot cake. I am very particular about the flavor, texture and moisture when trying a new carrot cake. I have had some pretty awful carrot cakes and some out-of-this-world delicious carrot cakes. A pet peeve of mine is when carrot cake is dry. No cake should ever be dry, but if your carrot cake is dry you should be ashamed of yourself. How in the hell do you have a dry carrot cake? This carrot cake is a process to make. Looking at the recipe and the steps, you’ll figure that out, so I would look like a complete liar to try to convince you otherwise. You’ll be glad you went through the trouble though. It’s time consuming and a couple more steps than you would like for a cake but at the end …