Carob Chip Cookies

Carob Chip Cookies

It might be quite messy, but baking is actually lots of fun, especially if you try some inventive recipes, like this one.

Ingredients (serves 18 people)

  • 125g (½ cup) butter
  • 80g (1/3 cup) caster (superfine) sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla essence
  • 150g (1 cup) regular wheat flour
  • 75g (½ cup) regular wheat raising flour
  • 100g chopped carob.

Become a member of Supersavvyme and get exclusive offers!

Become a member


  1. Preheat the oven to 170ºC (325ºF/Gas 3).

  2. Line two baking trays with sheets of baking paper.

  3. Beat the butter, sugar and vanilla essence in the small bowl of an electric mixer for 1-2 minutes, or until well combined.

  4. Sift the flours into the margarine mixture.

  5. Use a wooden spoon to mix until well combined.

  6. Add the chopped carob to the dough and use your hands to mix into a soft dough.

  7. Shape tablespoonfuls of the mixture into the balls and place on the prepared trays.

  8. se a fork to flatten the balls until about 1cm (3/8in) thick.

  9. Bake for 12-15 minutes, swapping the trays around once, until light golden.

  10. Transfer cookies to a wire rack to cool.

Complete your personal information

Please fill in the information marked with an asterisk to proceed; if you want to get tailored offers and content, don't forget to fill in the optional fields.