Soft Cocoa and Orange cookies


Makes 12 cookies


200g plain flour

100g demerara/brown sugar

75ml oil (I used Rape seed oil)

1 medium ripe banana mashed

2 very heaped tbs cocoa powder

1/2 tsp bicarbonate of soda

1/4 salt

1 medium size orange zest grated

1 tbs fresh orange juice
  1. Whisk together the sugar and oil
  2. Add the mashed banana
  3. Add the orange zest and juice
  4. Mix well
  5. Add all of the dry ingredients
  6. Use hands here (the cookie dough should be wet) and roll into balls
  7. place the balls on a greaseproof-paper lined tray and press down to make even sized cookies

Oven at 180c and bake for 9 minutes (or there abouts!)