celebrating 130 years 1884-2014

Gooey Caramel Anzac Slice

By Chelsea Sugar
Gooey Caramel Anzac Slice
18 servings
  • 81 reviews

  • Difficulty Easy
  • Prep time 20 mins
  • Cooking time 25 mins
  • Serves

    1½ cups flour
    1 tsp baking powder
    ½ cup Chelsea Soft Brown Sugar
    140g butter, melted

    395g can condensed milk
    2 Tbsp Chelsea Golden Syrup
    50g butter

    ½ cup thread coconut
    ½ cup rolled oats
    ½ cup Chelsea Soft Brown Sugar
    30g butter


    Pre-heat oven to 175°C bake. Line the base of a 19cm x 30cm slice tin with baking paper.

    Combine the flour, baking powder and Chelsea Soft Brown Sugar in a bowl, add the melted butter and stir well until combined then press mixture evenly into the prepared tin to form a base. Bake for 10-12 minutes until pale golden and just set.

    Melt together the condensed milk, Chelsea Golden Syrup and butter in a saucepan over low-medium heat, stirring until golden and thickened (watch the bottom doesn't burn). Set aside to cool for 5 minutes while making the topping.

    Combine coconut, oats, Chelsea Soft Brown Sugar and butter and stir well.

    Pour the caramel over the par-baked slice and carefully spread over topping mixture, pressing into the caramel lightly. Bake the slice for a further 10-15 minutes until golden and bubbling.

    Set aside to cool before cutting into slices.

If you like this recipe you may love these


Average Rating
(81 reviews)

Nobody ever has a bad thing to say when I make it and lots of recipe requests!

Just made these and they are so good, the recipe was easy to follow and was a huge success. Will definitely make this again

You dont make friends with salad. This slice will make people go mental. It's the best slice I've ever had. Been using this recipe for years.

Definitely a winner here! Took it to work, my colleagues couldn't keep their hands off it, I think my skinny partner would have eaten the whole lot if he could!

Very delicious and easy to make, and even easier to eat.


This is most definitely the best slice I’ve ever tasted! I just can’t turn away from it!

image description

This slice is brilliant turns out perfect every time, just like most of Chelsea's recipes, love it.
Only down side is the many requests I get from family & friends to make them a slice :)
My Nephew told his friends I make the best edibles.
Thank you Chelsea for your fantastic recipes.

image description

A family favourite!

This recipe is a hit with everyone when ever I make it.


My go to slice if I need to whip something up - always have the staples to this recipe in my pantry. Everyone who says just one slice ALWAYS comes back for more! I seriously love this recipe!

This recipe is loved by my whole family.

Delicious and easy to make!

Easy to make, affordable and delicious

OMG !!! Made this for my workmates and merchandisers and yup was gone in like minutes ( well as soon as I got into the staff room and put it on the table). Really easy to make and so yummmmmmyyyy

I bake this quite often and add extra ingredients to it. The last time was roasted/salted macadamias, chop them into chunks, place them on top of the caramel and then oatmeal to cover, and I promise you, you won't be disappointed.

Very enjoyable

This was the best thing I've ever tasted

This is indulgent, found it needed extra time baking, another 10mins

image description

best caramel slice ive tasted and ok to make

Baked to take to work...gone in 5 mins! Everyone adored them.

image description

I’m is delicious, my family cheer every time I say I’m going to make it:-)

so easy and super Yummy

I have made this many times and it is delicious. Does anyone know if it can be frozen? Thinking of making things ahead ready for Xmas.
CHELSEA: Good idea! Yes, this slice can be frozen. We would suggest wrapping the whole slice in cling film, then a layer of foil, then place in an airtight container and freeze.

I think this is a good and yum. I love it . You have to give it a try.

image description

This is like the best slice recipe ever!!
I have made it heaps and it has always worked!!

image description

I love this recipe sooooooooooooo much!!!
Made it one thousand times

image description

This recipe was easy and yummy! I have made it 3 times!


image description

Have made this recipe many times. It's always a crowd pleaser.

Loved it and so did the family.

Great recipe, makes such a delicious slice that everyone will enjoy.

Excellent recipe, the only thing wrong with it is - it is toooo easy to eat

Delicious! Have made this several times, and always goes down a treat in the staffroom.

Excellent slice, family absolutely love it.

image description

This recipe was sooo delicous!
Made my mouth water in vain as I made it!

Too sweet and does not make enough topping. Missing some direction for how long to microwave condensed milk.

image description

Delicious! The only bad thing about it is that you just keep going back for more!!

I have made this gooey Anzac Slice on many occasions and it turns out beautiful every time. It's so easy to make and you really can't fail with this recipe, most of all it's very delicious.

Amazing! Easy and delicious. A real treat


This recipe is amazing. Easy to make, and even easier to eat!

Very delicious, especially for a caramel-lover! I used dessicated coconut instead of thread (because that is what I had in the cupboard) andI suspect this was the cause of the ANZAC crumble topping not adhering very well to the caramel layer - so in future would definately use thread coconut.

image description

Absolutely scrumptious ! Made a double recipe of this, and yes it's definitely a hit with the family!

I have made this slice twice. Very yummy, special slice for Anzac Weekend.

My husband said this is the best slice he has ever had!

I've just made this and substituted the ordinary flour with gluten free flour. We are looking forward to trying it later today.

image description

Love this recipe so easy to make

So easy and soooo tasty
I am on my second bake in 2 days as want to share with Aussie friends
Sincerely recommended...10/10
Thankyou Chelsea

Easy and quick. Most importantly delish! We all enjoyed :)

image description

Made this yesterday and my daughters loves it.

image description

This is one of my family's Favourite recipes. Every year around ANZAC day this recipe come out.

image description

Amazing! Made this 3 times already. Super easy, tastes delicious and rich plus it was a hit with all my family! Recommend you try out :)

image description

Love this recipe. So easy and so delicious

image description

It was awesome. My children love this and easy to make.

image description

Tastes delicious. Sure to become a family favorite .

image description

Love this slice it's a new fav now.

image description

too yummy!

image description

After making this for the first time I was commanded to make it again and again! A firm family favourite!

image description

Really yummy

image description

My husband feel in Love with me all over again!!! lol

image description

This is soooo Divine :) Once you start you can't stop eating this !!

image description

This was a big hit at a recent afternoon tea

image description

Best anzac slice EVER!

image description

WOW wow wow

image description

This was so yummy. I baked it for a family picnic and it was gone n seconds! will def bake again

image description

WOW this tastes so good

image description

Had to cook it at the end for an extra 5-6 mins though.

image description

Turned out lovely,great morning tea treat for Anzac day!

image description

Never made caramel in the microwave before, turned out really well and so easy to do.

image description

Wow, I have made this recipe 3 times since it came into my inbox last week. It has come out perfectly every time and everyone loves it. Can be cut into smallish squares if chilled for a little bit.

image description

My husband loved this.

image description

Yum...the caramel was a great consistency...another favourite!

image description

so quick, easy and YUM!!

image description

So yummy and so easy. I have made it a lot now and everybody loves it

image description

Loved the slice - very popular with my family. I did cut down a fraction on the rolled oats and it was still very tasty.

image description

So quick and easy. I halved the cooking time to make a softer base. Absolutely delicious!

image description

Just made this and it is such gooey deliciousness in my mouth!!

image description

so easy to make and the result ...brilliant !!!

image description

loved it complete success with family

Load More

Products used in this recipe

Sign in