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May 29, 2008 04:53 PM

Best Carrot Cake?

Any ideas where the best can be had? Chez zee was ok, Trulucks was so-so..


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  1. Upper Crust Bakery.....for Carrot and Italian Cream..........and lots more. As good, if not better, than my homemade.

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    1. re: scoutaustin

      I second that. I deliberately ordered my husband's groom's cake waaaay too big so that we'd have LOTS of delicious leftovers.

    2. Sweetish Hill in my opinion is even better than Upper Crust

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      1. re: moosy

        AWESOME..thanks everyone. I also tried Madcakes which was good but I don't like the way they frost their cakes.

        I appreciate the feedback!


      2. We got a Sweetish Hill carrot cake for our wedding and it was so fantastic, there wasn't a lick left on the sheet. Seriously. Good. Carrot cake. Without a doubt, my recommendation.

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        1. re: albatx

          Geez...Now i'm drooling at work.



          1. re: albatx

            How sweet is it? I'm a big fan of "not so sweet" carrot cake......

            1. re: rudeboy

              Hmmm I'm on the other end. I LOVE terribly sweet cream cheese frosting...this is what i get for being on a no sugar diet.

     would like Madcakes then. It's moist and not so sweet!

              1. re: Trojanbabe

                You know, Babs, I do like the frosting to be sweet, a little twangy, and sparse. Its really the balance between the cake and that icing that gets me going. I do realize that you need some amount of sugar to make a cake taste carmely right......I'll try madcakes then.

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            1. New World Deli has awesome carrot cake. Very moist. Light, sweet frosting on top and in between the 2 layers.