Delicious Carrot Bars Recipe Perfect for Snacking or Dessert

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Delicious Carrot Bars Recipe Perfect for Snacking or Dessert
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
40 mins
Total Time:
60mins
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Recipe by Administrator
Published on April 03, 2024

These carrot bars are a wonderful treat that are perfect for snacking, dessert, or even breakfast. They are moist, flavorful, and packed with wholesome ingredients like carrots, nuts, and spices. Plus, they are simple to make and can be enjoyed by the whole family.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups grated carrots
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp baking soda
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease a 9x13-inch baking dish.
  2. In a large bowl, mix together grated carrots, sugar, vegetable oil, eggs, and vanilla extract.
  3. In a separate bowl, combine flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, and cinnamon.
  4. Stir the dry ingredients into the wet ingredients until well combined.
  5. Fold in the chopped walnuts.
  6. Pour the batter into the prepared baking dish and spread it out evenly.
  7. Bake for 25-30 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean.
  8. Allow the carrot bars to cool before cutting into squares and serving.

Interesting Facts

  • Carrots are a great source of vitamins and minerals, making these bars a nutritious treat.
  • These bars are a great way to sneak some veggies into your dessert.
  • You can customize these bars by adding raisins, coconut, or even cream cheese frosting on top.