"This recipe has been around for years. This is the best carrot cake with cream cheese frosting ever made. Restaurants haven't even come close to this. Requests for this recipe have been made so many times I wanted to make it available to everyone. Enjoy!"
Mix all dry ingredients together in large bowl then add remaining ingredients. Beat with mixer and bake in a greased and floured 9x13 pan or 2 round cake pans. Bake at 350 degrees for 35-40 min. or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. If using a convection oven, cooking time may be less. To make cupcakes, use a muffin tin with paper liners and bake at 350 degrees for 20-25 min. Cool completely before frosting or the frosting will melt.
combine frosting ingredients together and beat until creamy.