I have learned something new today – in America Flapjacks are called Oat Bars. Who knew? To make matters more confusing, an American Flapjack is a pancake.
This isn’t a pancake recipe. It is delicious. Enjoy!
- 3.5 oz margarine
- 1.5 oz coconut oil
- 8 oz soft dark brown sugar
- 2 dessert spoons golden syrup
- 1 oz desiccated coconut
- 11 oz oats
- Handful chopped crystallised ginger
Preheat the oven to 150oC / 300oF.
Put the margarine, coconut oil, syrup, and sugar in a saucepan over a low heat; when melted and well combined stir in the dry ingredients.
Put the mixture into a lined square tin, flatten the top but don’t compress too much.
Bake in the centre of the oven for 40 – 45 minutes.