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Super Easy Cherry Flapjack Recipe

This cherry flapjack is so easy to make – with just glace cherries added to our typical flapjack the mix. It's chewy, sweet and delicious.
Prep Time15 minutes
Cook Time30 minutes
Course: Afternoon Tea, Dessert, Snack
Cuisine: American, British
Servings: 16 flapjacks
Calories: 231kcal


  • 150 g margarine or butter
  • 150 g soft brown sugar
  • 90 ml golden syrup
  • 300 g porridge oats
  • 200 g glace cherries


  • Preheat the oven to 160C/325F/Gas 3 and grease a suitable baking tin.
  • Put the margarine in a saucepan and melt over a low heat. Add the sugar and syrup, stirring until melted together.
  • Add the rolled oats and cherries and stir until combined.
  • Spread mixture onto the baking tray and bake for 25 minutes until golden brown.
  • Slice whilst still warm and leave to cool in the baking tray.