Courgette & Orange Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

 

Forget the carrot cake, this light, moist courgette cake is packed with flavour and it goes perfectly with a cup of tea

What you will need

350g courgettes (no need to peel them) Courgette corr-zjet The courgette is a variety of cucurtbit, which means it's from the same family as cucumber,…

200g soft brown sugar

125ml sunflower oil Sunflower oil A variety of oils can be used for baking. Sunflower is the one we use most often at Good Food as…

3 large eggs, lightly beaten Egg egg The ultimate convenience food, eggs are powerhouses of nutrition, packed with protein and a…

grated zest 1 orange Orange or-ange One of the best-known citrus fruits, oranges aren't necessarily orange - some varieties are…

1 tsp vanilla extract

100g sultanas

300g self raising flour

1 tsp baking powder Baking powder bay-king pow-dah Baking powder is a raising agent that is commonly used in cake-making. It is made from an alkali…

200g full-fat cream cheese

100g icing sugar, sifted

good grating of orange zest

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