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Swedish carrot cake
Swedish carrot cake
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You can find an almost infinite number of variations of the carrot cake. This is one is one of the Swedish versions of the popular cake with a lot of cinnamon.

Ingredient List for 8 servings:
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2 Eggs
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120 gr Sugar
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120 gr Flour
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2 teaspoons Baking powder
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1 teaspoon Vanilla sugar
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2 tablespoons Cinnamon powder
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100 ml Olive oil
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1 tablespoon Margarine
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1 tablespoon Bread crumbs
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2 big Carrots

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100 gr Philadelphia cheese (34% fat)
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120 gr Icing sugar
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30 gr Margarine
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0,5 medium Freshly squeezed lemon

Oven temperature:
175
Instructions:
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Set the oven to 175 degrees Celsius.
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Butter a baking form (one that you can take of the edges), and spread bread crumbs in the baking form.
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Whisk the eggs and the sugar until frothy.
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Peal and grate the carrots in to thin strips, and pour them in to the egg mixture.
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Pour the olive oil in the bowl and stir.
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Mix the flour, baking powder, and the vanilla sugar in another bowl, and pour the dry ingredients in the bowl of egg mixture.
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Pour the mixture in the baking form, and place the baking form in the lower part of the oven for 25-30 minutes.
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Take out the cake and let it cool down.
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Now it is time to prepare the glaze/frosting.

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Stir the margarine soft with a fork.
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Stir the Philadelphia cheese and the margarine in to a mix with a fork.
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Pour the icing sugar through a small strainer to prevent lumps, and mix it all together with a fork.
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Squeeze the lemon juice and mix it with the butter and cheese.
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Pour the glaze/frosting on top of the cake. Let the cake rest in the fridge until it is time to serve it.

A selection of recipes from the same country.
This recipe is from Sweden
This is a traditional Swedish cake, which is popular to serve at children birthdays parties. It is usually made with a layer of vanilla cream, a layer of jam or berries, a layer of whip cream and have a marzipan lid on top. It was first made for three royal princesses, but as all children are small princes and princesses they get this cake from their parents anyway.
With this recipe you will get a wonderful bread with a crusty surface and a fluffy and soft middle. It is easy and quick to prepare, only takes a few minutes of work. It is a good idea to make this homemade bread for your Sunday brunch.
If you think of Swedish sandwich cake or as it is called Smörgåstårta in Swedish, this version is the most common one to eat. It might take a while to make it yourself but all the hard work is worth it when you take the first bite.
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