Carrot Cookies

Carrot Cookies

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This is a very nutritious cookie recipe that is loved by my family.

Carrot Cookies recipe - How to make Carrot Cookies

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     6


1 cup butter
3/4 cup sugar
1 egg, beaten
1 cup cooked & mashed carrots
1 tsp vanilla essence
1/2 tsp lemon essence
2 tsp cinnamon (dalchini) powder
1/2 tsp salt
2 cups plain flour (maida)
2 tsp baking powder
For the Icing
1 tsp grated orange rind
orange juice (enough to mix up icing)
2 cups powdered sugar


  1. Sieve/sift the flour, salt and baking powder & keep aside.
  2. Cream the butter, sugar & add the beaten eggs, mashed carrots, lemon & vanilla essence, cinnamon powder and mix well.
  3. Add the flour mixture to the cream mixture and put a spoonful of batter on a greased tray.
  4. Bake for 12-15 minutes in a moderate oven.
  5. Mix the powdered sugar, orange juice & rind to form a smooth paste.
  6. Then frost cookies with orange icing while still warm.