1 c. sugar2/3 c. vegetable oil 2 eggs 1 c. chopped walnuts or pecans 1 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. cinnamon ¼ tsp. salt 1 c. grated carrots 1 tsp. baking soda 1½ c. flour

Heat oven to 375 degrees F. Grease and flour a 9 x 5 inch loaf pan. Combine sugar, oil, and eggs; blend thoroughly. Sift together flour, soda, baking powder, cinnamon, and salt; stir into creamed mixture. Stir in carrots and nuts. Spread batter evenly in loaf pan. Bake 55 minutes. Cool in pan on wire rack.

From Farmers Market Cookbook by Susan Carlman