Wednesday, 9 January 2013

Carrot Cup Cakes - My Blog First Anniversary & Cash Gift

Hip Hip Hurray! The 10 th  January is very close to me. On this day, I started this blog with no expectations.But now, it's running successfully for a year.
Thank you friends for all your valuable feedback.
To celebrate this splendid occasion I've made Carrot Cup Cakes.
On this happy occasion I would like to share that I won 20 dollars gift card from Sarasyummybites in her Dec - 2012 Breakfast Event. Thanks Saras. Am very excited.

Now coming to the recipe
Carrot Cup cakes :
Carrots washed and grated - medium size - 2 (nearly 250 gm)
All purpose flour - 150 gm
raisins - 50 gm
chopped mixed nuts - 50 g
vegetable oil - 100 ml
caster sugar - 1 25 gm
eggs - 3 medium size
orange juice - 100 ml
vanilla extract - 1 tsp
baking powder - 1 tsp
bicarbonate soda - 1/2 tsp
cinnamon powder - half tsp
nutmeg powder - 1/4 - 1/2 tsp
salt - pinch

Duration - 
prepation - 30 minutes
baking - 20-30 minutes.
serves - 10 

Steps to follow -

Get ready with all the ingredients.
 Wash and grate the carrots very finely.
 First for dry mixture, In a large bowl sift flour,baking powder,bicarbonate soda and salt.
 Then to the flour add raisins, chopped nuts, cinnamon powder and nutmeg powder.
 Mix well and keep aside.
 For wet mixture, Beat eggs in a medium size bowl, add vanilla extract and caster sugar.
 Beat until smooth.
 Pour oil gradually and combine together,beating until fluffy.
 Then combine the dry and wet mixture.
 Mix thoroughly.
 Add the orange juice and mix well.
 Add the grated carrots and mix thoroughly.
 Now the final  batter  is ready.
Preheat the oven to 250 degree celcius.
Fill the cup cake liners 1/2 to 3/4 full of batter.
Keep the baking tray in the preheated oven and bake 20-30 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
 Cool the baked cakes 10 minutes in the pan and then place cup cakes on wire racks to cool completely.
 Wow ! Yummy healthy flavorful  carrot cup cakes are ready to serve.
 Serve with any fresh juice.

Once again I thank you all my loving fellow bloggers.


Latha Madhusudhan said...

Congratulations and the cc looks so yummy.

Farah Saleem azeez said...

congrats asiya! wishing u many more anniversary's to celebrate:)

Jillu said...

Congrats akka.... my 3rd blog anniversary is this sunday!

Meena B said...

congrats this looks yummy except how do i make this eggless
i feel like trying simple eggless carrot cake

u hv the alternative to that

Shruti Dhingra Wahi said...

Congrats Asiya ..... Great work dear ..

PT said...

congrats dear and congrats on your blog anniversary too :) nice visual treat..

preeti garg said...

Hi dear awesome recipe... thanks for joining my event.
now voting is available on blog space sidebar and facebook too.... increase your chances to win.

Priya said...

Congrats Akka, way to go. Happy blog anniversary..

Those carrot cakes looks prefect for the celebration.

Sangeetha Priya said...

Congrats!!! interesting nuts n carrot combo, definitely kids enjoy this for sure!!!

divya said...

Congrats..delicious n healthy cake! !! Drooling clicks!!

Saraswathi Tharagaram said...

Congrats Dear Asiya. Long way to go. Keep rocking.

Maha Gadde said...

yummy n rich n delicious...btw congratulations

ஸாதிகா said...

Congrats thoozi

Mélange said...

Happy Anniversary Asiya..Wish you all the best in doing more delectable recipes...
The carrot cupcakes looks perfect !

kausers kitchen said...

Congrats dear..Happy blog anniversary.
Cupcakes look so delicious...luvly clicks too.

Julie said...

Congrats Asiya..wishing many more anniversaries..carrot cupcakes looks healthy & delicious!!
Thanx for linking to the event:)
Join EP event-Nutmeg OR Parsley @ Chef Mireille's Global Creations

Shailaja Reddy said...

Congrats n Happy anniversary...
Cute cupcakes...

Zari(Nilam) said...

Congrats".......happymanniversary.....keep blogging.

Swathi Iyer said...

Congrats on your blog anniversary. Carrot cupcakes looks really yumm.

Faseela Noushad said...

Congrats dear.......yummy n delicious cakes.

Happy to hear that you tried the curry. Thanks a lot dear

S.Menaga said...

வாழ்த்துக்கள் அக்கா!! கேக் ரொம்ப நல்லாயிருக்கு...

Asiya Omar said...

Thanks friends for your wishes and lovely comments..

Mahi said...

Congrats Asiya Akka! Wish you many more happy years ahead in blogging! Cake looks yummy!

Kitchen Queen said...

congrates and well done cup cakes.

Chef Mireille said...

carrot is one of my favorite flavors of muffins - yours look so moist and delicious. thx so much for contributing to my event

pragathi said...

Colorful, yummy and healthy cake..

Ummu Azi said...

Congrats dear..wishing you more & more...& yummy cakes!