Simple flapjack


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About this recipe: This is a simple but tasty flapjack for any aged chef from a master to beginners cooking with their kids. It is very easy and simple to do for anyone of any skill.

kuppet Somerset, England, UK

Serves: 4 

  • 110g butter
  • 40g sugar
  • 2 tablespoons golden syrup
  • 175g porridge oats
  • 50g sultanas or raisins (optional)
  • 150g cooking chocolate (optional)

Prep:20min  ›  Cook:15min  ›  Ready in:35min 

  1. Preheat the oven to 180 C / Gas 4. Grease a tin with a little butter.
  2. Put the butter, sugar and golden syrup in to a saucepan and put it on low heat and mix till it has melted and the sugar has dissolved.
  3. Take it off the heat and add the porridge and the fruit if wanted. Mix well till the oats are coated (if no add a little bit more golden syrup).
  4. Pour the delicious mixture in to a tin or tray. Flatten down with a the back of a spoon.
  5. Place the flapjack in to the oven for 10to 20 minutes until golden brown on the top.
  6. If desired, melt the cooking chocolate then pour it over the flapjack. Set aside until the chocolate has set.

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Reviews (30)


Great recipe, i doubled up on ingredients to fit my tin. But was soooo yummy family loved it and i will be making more tomorrow so they have informed me - 30 Apr 2012


I doubled it too and once it cooled put chocolate on top, delicious - 21 Jul 2012


- 08 Feb 2012

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