Flapjacks made with coconut oil recipes

Chocolate Coconut Flapjacks

Chocolate Coconut Flapjacks

However, made at home with more natural ingredients, flapjacks can be fantastic. The addition of the coconutoil helps to sweeten the chocolate a little but if you are making these flapjacks for kids then maybe it would be best to start with a lower percentage chocolate and gradually build up

Recipe: Coconut Flapjacks

These are like a healthier bounty bar – and could be made healthier without the chocolate. And homemade naughtiness is definitely the way to go
Coconut and Chocolate Flapjacks

Coconut and Chocolate Flapjacks

A couple of weeks ago, we made a trip to Norway to hike Trolltunga with some friends. We were slow, but we made it and had fun
Ghostly Halloween Coconut Flapjacks

Ghostly Halloween Coconut Flapjacks

) We’ve made these coconutflapjacks using some porridge oats, and desiccated coconut (thank you Ciara @myfussyeater for the recipe, which we’ve based our coconutflapjacks on) and decorated them with @divinechocolateuk, totally inspired by the work of @thesimplesweetlifeblog – big thanks for the idea
Prune & Coconut Flapjacks

Prune & Coconut Flapjacks

We’ve given a traditional flapjack recipe a makeover and made these vegan and free from refined sugar
Healthy Vegan Blueberry & Banana Flapjacks

Healthy Vegan Blueberry & Banana Flapjacks

However, the flapjacks I made all those years ago weren't exactly what you'd call healthy, so I thought I'd have a slight throwback to my childhood and try and create a flapjack recipe that was as similar in method and taste as possible - the only difference being that these flapjacks are plant-based and are full of nutritious ingredients
Sesame flapjacks (no sugar)

Sesame flapjacks (no sugar)

It made them more crumbly, but this was not a problem for me. I also substituted some of the butter for coconutoil
Sweetpea Pantry Review – Super Oat Flapjack Mix

Sweetpea Pantry Review – Super Oat Flapjack Mix

Not to blow my own trumpet but don’t those flapjacks just look super tasty. Plus it can be made dairy free too if you use dairy free spread or coconutoil instead of the butter
Cranberry Chia Flapjack | Vegan

Cranberry Chia Flapjack | Vegan

Madewith cranberry chia mix and dried cranberries, it’s fruity with a moreish chewy-yet-crumbly texture
(Very slightly) Lighter flapjacks

(Very slightly) Lighter flapjacks

So, in an effort to keep on the right side of healthy, I’ve made these VERY slightly lighter flapjacks
A Sweet Healthy Snack For Gym Lovers: Protein Flapjacks

A Sweet Healthy Snack For Gym Lovers: Protein Flapjacks

After having a search around online, I found this recipe which I have made the tiniest tweaks to. I then placed the heart flapjacks into a baking tray covered with grease proof paper (the same that was used before in the tin) and melted some dark chocolate
Healthy (ish!) Banana & Nut Flapjacks

Healthy (ish!) Banana & Nut Flapjacks

Last year I made some delicious flapjacks but they were super sweet and laced with sugar, so I tried a more healthy alternative last week and came up with these banana and nut flapjacks – not totally guilt free as they do have golden syrup or honey but most definitely a heck of a lot less sugary and calorific as the other ones
Vegan Oaty Cranberry & Coconut Cookies

Vegan Oaty Cranberry & Coconut Cookies

I didn’t follow exactly Flora’s recipe and I also renamed them ‘cookies’ although, because the Flora Freedom makes them buttery like flapjacks, the coconut like macaroons, and they look like cookies, I’ve also named them ‘flaparookies’ (and according to Google, I’m the first person to have invented flaparookies, so yay for me)