Sea Salted Caramel Millionaire Shortbread

Sea Salted Caramel Millionaire Shortbread

A tried and tested recipe with a delicious sea salt twist!!


For the shortbread

175g Connacht Gold Creamery butter and extra for greasing

75g caster sugar

1 vanilla pod, split and seeds scraped out

225g plain flour


For the caramel

200g Connacht Gold Sea Salt butter

1 x 397g can condensed milk

4 tbsp golden syrup


For the topping

350g milk chocolate



  1. Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4. Grease and line a 20cm/8in square cake tin.
  2. Rub the Connacht Gold Creamery butter, sugar, vanilla seeds and flour together in a bowl to make rough dough. Press the dough into the cake tin and prick all over with a fork.
  3. Bake the dough in the oven for five minutes, then reduce the oven to 150C/300F/Gas 2 and bake for a further 35 minutes. Once cooked, allow to cool in the tin.
  4. Meanwhile for the caramel, place all the ingredients in a saucepan and bring to the boil for 10 minutes
  5. Pour the caramel mixture over the shortbread. Chill in the fridge until the caramel has cooled and hardened slightly.
  6. For the topping, melt the chocolate in a bowl set over a pan of simmering water. Once melted, pour the chocolate over the caramel. Chill in the fridge again until the chocolate has set, then cut into 9 squares

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