Let’s get baking!

Here at Balance we appreciate cakes at any time of the day/week. Especially when they are hand made by our  resident baker Lynette.

Here is one we’d like to share with you.

Let’s get baking!


  • 3 eggs
  • 150ml corn or vegetable oil
  • 75g melted butter
  • 125g caster sugar
  • 200g self-raising flour
  • 200g coarsely grated carrot – about 2 medium sized
  • 100g sultanas
  • 1 tbsp orange zest


  • Heat the oven to 180C
  • Beat the eggs with the oil, butter and sugar until smooth
  • Stir in the flour and fold lightly together until just combined. Add the (squeezed) grated carrot, sultanas and orange zest and mix lightly
  • Pour the batter into a lightly greased 22 x 10cm loaf cake tin
  • Bake for 50-55 minutes, or until a skewer inserted comes out clean
Let's get Baking - Cake

Let’s get Baking – Cake