Chocolate caramel popcorn cookies

chocolate popcorn cookies, vegan Here’s a handy way of perking up a batch of chocolate chip cookies. The popcorn gives an added textural dimension and the caramel essence gives an delicious unexpected flavour. Make sure the popcorn is well popped though – finding any hard kernels in your cookie would not be a nice surprise!

Chocolate Caramel Popcorn Cookies (dairy-free, egg-free, nut-free, soya-free, sesame-free, vegetarian and vegan) 20141011-080129.jpg makes 12-16

  • 1 cup caster sugar
  • 2/3 cup sunflower oil
  • 1/3 cup oat milk
  • 1 tbsp cornflour
  • 1 tsp caramel essence
  • 1 3/4 cups plain flour
  • 1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 1 cup popcorn
  • 1/3 cup chocolate chips
  1. Preheat the oven to 160 degrees centigrade, grease two baking sheets.
  2. Whisk together the sugar, oil, milk, cornflour and essence until to looks like a thick caramel. Sift in the flour, salt and bicarbonate and bring together to a soft dough. Stir in the popcorn and chocolate chips.
  3. Roll into conker sized balls and place well apart on the baking sheets. Bake for 12 minutes until starting o turn golden.
  4. Leave to cool on the baking sheet for a minute or two before transferring to a wire rack.

chocolate caramel popcorn cookies, dairy free, egg-free

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lucylox

Welcome. I'm a Cordon Bleu trained chef and mother with a passion for cooking vegetarian food. All recipes featured here are dairy, egg, and nut-free, thus 'accidentally' vegan, as my children are allergic to those. My aim is to recreate any dish, even what seems impossible, but free of the ingredients we can't have, and log my exploits here. Please browse what is now several hundred recipes. All the recipes posted (unless stated) are my own creations.

9 thoughts on “Chocolate caramel popcorn cookies

  1. what kind of flavour of popcorn should it be? And can you buy bags of popcorn already popped?

      1. I have no doubt she will love them since you chocolate chip hot cross buns were a big hit with my family. What flavour of popcorn would go well in these cookies? X

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