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Good-For-You Carrot Cupcakes

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These good for you carrot cupcakes are made with tofu and wheat flour. Moist and soft when baked these carrot cupcakes are flavored with lemon juice and cinnamon with a dash of vanilla. With added shredded carrots and walnuts, the cood for you carrot cupcakes can be stored in the fridge.
Ingredients
  Eggs 2
  Honey 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cooking oil 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Bean curd 8 Ounce, drained (Fresh Ones)
  Baking soda 2 Teaspoon
  Ground cinnamon 2 Teaspoon
  Lemon juice 2 Teaspoon
  Vanilla 2 Teaspoon
  Whole wheat flour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
  Finely shredded carrot 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chopped walnuts 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Cream cheese frosting 1 Cup (16 tbs) (1 Recipe)
Directions

In a blender container or a food processor bowl combine the eggs, honey, oil, bean curd, baking soda, cinnamon, lemon juice, and vanilla.
Cover and blend or process till smooth.
Pour the mixture into a large mixing bowl.
Beat in the whole wheat flour and carrot.
Stir in the walnuts.
Grease 2 1/2 inch muffin pans or line with paper bake cups; fill 3/4 full.
Bake in a 325° oven about 20 minutes or till done.
Cool thoroughly on a wire rack.
Spread with Cream Cheese Frosting.
For a decorative frosting, use a cake comb to spread.
Store cupcakes, covered, in refrigerator.

Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Snack
Method: 
Baked

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