Candid Cookies recipe

Candid cookies recipe

@eat_with_els is a plant-based food blogger on Instagram. This week they made us a special recipe, Candid Cookies. Half orange and half chocolate, this delicious vegan treat is not one to miss. Follow these five easy steps to perfection.


  • ½ cup vegetable oil
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • ½ cup caster sugar
  • ¼ cup almond milk (or any vegan milk)
  • 1tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 cup plain flour
  • 1tsp salt
  • 1tsp baking powder


To one half of the mix add:

  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • ¼ cup more  of plain flour
  • To the remaining half of the mix add:
  • Grated rind of one orange
  • 3/8 cup more of plain flour


Place both mixtures in the fridge for one hour.


Separate each mixture into 6 balls.

Pair one chocolate ball and one orange ball and round together in the palm of your hand.

Repeat for the remaining balls.


Bake on a greased baking tray at 180 for around 11 minutes.

Enjoy !

If you liked this recipe from @eat_with_els then check out her chocolate orange marble loaf!