This Spicy Carrot Cake Recipe by Sweet and Vicious is Unconventionally Hot

 - Jul 29, 2014
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If you're bored of the traditional carrot cake recipe you should try kicking things up a notch with this unconventionally spicy carrot cake from the Sweet and Vicious: Baking with Attitude cookbook. This carrot cake will definitely snap you out of your old routine with the addition of Habanero chiles into the batter.

Libbie Summers, author of Sweet and Vicious: Baking with Attitude, has a knack for remixing timeless baking recipes for the modern day woman. This Habanero carrot cake begins with a traditional carrot cake batter that is spiced up with the addition of hot chile pepper extract that beautifully complements the nutmeg, clove and cinnamon. Even the cream cheese frosting is given a piquant kick with the addition of spicy pecans.