Gluten-Free Carrot Cake

This moist & tender carrot cake is completely gluten free! They start with fresh, whole carrots, which are peeled and steamed until tender. The batter is sweetened with applesauce, dried cranberries, and a bit of unrefined sugar, and the silky frosting is made with pure cream cheese, butter, and a bit of all-natural margarine for extra silkiness.

Flying Star Café first opened its doors in 1987 on old Route 66 in the heart of Albuquerque’s Nob Hill district. Flying Star has grown to 6 locations around town which are beloved community (and visitors’) gathering spots famous for scratch made, over the top bakery cakes and homemade New Mexican dishes. Founder Jean Bernstein, her husband Mark, and their talented crew invite you to enjoy their legendary Praline Toffee Bread Pudding with rum crème anglaise, Pineapple Falling Up Cake, Vegan Double Chocolate Indulgence Cake, No Gluten Carrot Cake and Pudgy (and fudgy) Turtle Cheesecake. Now shipping nationwide!

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This package serves 8-10 people and includes a 6" Gluten-Free Carrot Cake.


Fresh Whole Carrots, Bob’s Red Mill GF Flour, Baking Soda, Baking Powder, Salt, Dried Cranberries, Flaked Coconut, Unsweetened Applesauce, Eggs, Canola Oil, Butter, Cream Cheese, Cinnamon, Transfat Free Margarine.

This cake is produced in a facility that processes gluten.

Instructions / Storage

  • Cakes ship frozen with dry ice.
  • Dry ice may dissipate in transit, product may thaw.
  • Do not handle dry ice with bare hands.
  • Upon arrival, remove cake from packaging and place in the refrigerator or in the freezer.
  • Cakes last up to 3 days in the refrigerator or up to 3 weeks in the freezer.

To Serve:

  • Place cake in the refrigerator overnight or at room temperature for about 2 hours to defrost.
  • Dip a serrated knife in hot or warm water.
  • “Saw” into slices slowly as cake is chock full of chunky ingredients.
  • Enjoy!
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Shipping Details

  • Flying Star Cafe ships Monday through Friday of each week
  • Orders cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes
  • Orders shipped to Alaska and Hawaii via 2-day will incur an additional $20 charge or $35 for Overnight Shipping. Sorry guys!
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Ordering was straight forward, and easily accomplished even for a computer novice. Flying Star's selections were varied and familiar, and had been much missed by this New Mexico ex pat. Communication was excellent. I was particularly impressed by the packaging - the care with which everything was bundled - and the speed of the delivery - less than 24 hours to travel 2500 miles and arrive perfectly intact (and delicious). I heartily recommend any Flying Star selections to fellow Food Explorers - from soup, to, well, dessert!
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