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Super Moist Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

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Super Moist Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

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  • 18 oz. yellow cake mix
  • 1 pkg. vanilla instant pudding
  • 2/3 cup orange juice
  • 1/2 cup hellmann' or best food real mayonnais
  • 4 eggs
  • 2 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • 3 cups carrots (grated)
  • 1/2 cup golden raisins
  • 1/2 cup pecans (chopped)
  • 8 oz. cream cheese (soften)
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 2 Tbsp. orange juice
  • 1 Tbsp. orange peel (grated)
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    1. Pre-heat oven to 350° and prepare 9 x 13-inch or two 8-inch round pans according to package directions.
    2. With an electric mixer, mix cak mix, pudding, orange juice, Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise, eggs and cinnamon for 1 minute. Scrape down and beat 2 minutes more.
    3. Fold in carrots, raisins and pecans. Pour into pan. Bake 35-40 minutes. Cool completely.
    4. Meanwhile prepare frosting. With an electric mixer, combine cream cheese, butter, orange juice and grated orange peel. Beat until fluffy and frost cake.
    5. Oh so moist with the mayo! Enjoy. This is a special sneaky cake that incorporates healthy veggies, orange juice, fruit and nuts so my kids deliciously incorporate these goodies into their diet. Hellmann's® or Best Foods® Real Mayonnaise makes it super special because the mayo replaces the oil and the cake is super moist and delicious.
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