On Air Now
The Capital Evening Show with Jimmy Hill 7pm - 10pm
1 October 2021, 15:00 | Updated: 8 October 2021, 15:17
Squid Game has taken over social media and fans are now recreating the honeycomb cookie!
Since it’s gained such a huge audience, it’s no surprise that it’s left a mark on people so much so that they’ve taken some of the challenges to TikTok!
Just days after the ‘Red Light, Green Light’ game inspired fans to have a go at their own version of the game IRL, TikTok users have found their latest obsession - recreating the famous Dalgona cookie!
If you want to join in on the cookie-making (minus the dark ending, of course) then keep scrolling…
The Dalgona cookies appear in the second round of the players’ challenges in Squid Game.
They are a popular caramelised sugar candy, most famous in South Korea.
The treat is not so sweet in the thriller series, however, as the players must separate a shape such as a circle, star or even an umbrella from the very fragile snack - but the catch is they can’t break the shape itself.
Or else - you know the drill already - the player will not make it to the next round alive.
The sweet treat has been gaining popularity over TikTok and it actually has a very simple recipe involving two ingredients - white sugar and baking soda.
Here’s the recipe: