Smarties cookies

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These were so quick to make.....from the Good Food 101 cakes and bakes

Smarties Cookies
4 oz 100g Butter
4 oz 100g muscovado sugar
1 tbsp golden syrup
6 oz 150g Self-raising flour
3oz 85g Smarties (just under 3 tubes)
Oven 180c Gas 4
Beat butter and sugar together, then add the syrup.

Work in the flour and then add the smarties. Divide into 14 balls.

Bake for 12 minutes until pale golden. I made these for the Ampthill Country Market stall and if I do them again I will hold back some Smarties and add them to the top as soon as they come out of the oven, so that they can be seen.

Owen said they were yummy!


Hazel said…
A belated Happy Anniversary - love the card. Whenever I visit your blog my mouth starts to water with all these lovely recipes!

I've just tagged you - details on my blog
Janice said…
Mmmm Smarties! I've just tagged you on my crafty blog at
MrsB said…
Your cookies look delicious, they look perefct, mine always look a bit odd when i make them and the smarties colours always go funny but yours are great! x
Carolyn said…
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Carolyn said…
Thank you Mrs B - they were very easy to make - we did some more this wekend for our firwork party.

I will pop over and look at your tag Hazel and Janice - trouble is I am useless at those....
I love that the recipe calls for 'just under 3 tubes' of Smarties - us cooks always get our little perks! What to do with the leftover smarties???
Carolyn said…
...yes I like that too - I was going to put them all in...then decided it was best to eat them!