24 May Deliciously Indulgent and Guilt-Free: How to Make an Easy Homemade Keto Carrot Cake with Keto Cream Cheese Frosting
Do you miss indulging in sweets on your Keto diet but worry about the carbs and sugar content? Well, worry no more! I have an exciting and delicious solution for you. In this blog post, I will share with you my recipe for an easy homemade Keto Carrot Cake with Keto Cream Cheese Frosting. This recipe is both indulgent and guilt-free, which makes it perfect for keto dieters and home bakers alike. So, let’s get ready to whip up a fantastic dessert that won’t break your diet! Watch the video for the full tutorial below!
Keto Carrot Cake Batter
Firstly, let’s talk about the ingredients you’ll need. For the cake, you will need almond flour, baking powder, cinnamon, salt, eggs, vanilla extract, grated carrots, and Monk Fruit sweetener. For the frosting, you will need cream cheese, butter, powdered monk fruit, vanilla extract, and just a touch of milk. These keto-friendly ingredients are delicious and ensure that your cake is suitable for those on a keto diet.
To make the cake, preheat your oven to 350°F. In a large bowl, combine the almond flour, baking powder, cinnamon, nutmeg, and salt. Then add your eggs, vanilla extract, grated carrots, and granulated sweetener until well combined. Pull out the elbow grease and give it stir until it is well combined. Pour the (rather thick!) batter into greased cake pans and bake for 15-20 minutes depending on the size of the pan. I explain that in the video. This cake recipe is so easy and quick!
Keto Cream Cheese Frosting
Now, onto the frosting. In a large bowl, use a KitchenAid mixer to whip the room-temperature cream cheese and butter until smooth. Add the powdered sweetener, vanilla extract, and just as much milk as you need until everything is smooth and creamy. Once the cake is ready and cooled, frost the layers This frosting is so delicious that you’ll be tempted to lick it off the spoon!
Apart from being keto-friendly, this carrot cake is loaded with health benefits. Carrots are rich in vitamins and minerals, including beta carotene, fiber, and vitamin K. Almond flour is also high in healthy fats, protein, and fiber, which makes it an excellent alternative for those with gluten intolerance. In other words, indulging in this cake will make you feel good both inside and out.
This easy homemade Keto Carrot Cake with Keto Cream Cheese Frosting is the perfect dessert for any occasion, especially for those on the keto diet. Not only is it indulgent and delicious, but it is also full of nutritious ingredients that make it a guilt-free treat. With this recipe, you don’t have to compromise the taste for a healthy lifestyle. So, try out this recipe today and enjoy a slice of heaven withou!