5 Mug Cake Recipes You Can Make in 5 Minutes or Less
If you’re looking for a quick and delicious way to satisfy your sweet tooth, look no further than a mug cake. These single-serve desserts are simple to make, only require a few ingredients, and can be prepared in five minutes or less. In this blog post, we’ll share five of our favorite mug cake recipes that you can whip up anytime you’re craving something sweet. So grab your mug and preheat your microwave – you won’t believe how easy it is to make these delicious mug cakes!
1) Chocolate Mug Cake
Do you have a sudden craving for chocolate cake but don’t have the time or energy to bake an entire cake? Make a mug cake instead! This delicious chocolate mug cake will satisfy your sweet tooth in no time. All you need is five minutes and a few basic ingredients to make this easy dessert.
To make this chocolate mug cake, you’ll need 1/4 cup all-purpose flour, 3 tablespoons cocoa powder, 3 tablespoons sugar, 1/4 teaspoon baking powder, 1/4 cup milk, 2 tablespoons vegetable oil, and 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract. In a large mug, whisk together the flour, cocoa powder, sugar, and baking powder. Add the milk, vegetable oil, and vanilla extract, and stir until all of the ingredients are combined. Microwave the mug on high for one minute, then let it cool for a few minutes before eating.
The result is a rich, decadent chocolate cake that you can enjoy in the comfort of your own home. This mug cake is the perfect solution for when you need a sweet treat but doesn’t have the time to bake an entire cake. Enjoy this delicious treat with a dollop of whipped cream or a scoop of ice cream.
2) Peanut Butter Mug Cake
Satisfy your sweet tooth with this delectable peanut butter mug cake recipe. It’s quick, easy, and ready in less than five minutes! All you need is a mug, a few ingredients, and a microwave for a delicious treat any time.
-3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
-3 tablespoons granulated sugar
-1/4 teaspoon baking powder
-2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter
-2 tablespoons milk
-2 teaspoons vegetable oil
-1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
-1 tablespoon chopped peanuts (optional)
1. In a large mug, mix the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt.
2. Add the peanut butter, milk, egg, and vegetable oil and stir until smooth.
3. Stir in the vanilla extract and chopped peanuts (if using).
4. Place the mug in the microwave and cook on high for two to three minutes, or until the cake is cooked through.
5. Let cool before serving and enjoy!
3) Cinnamon Roll Mug Cake
If you’re looking for an easy, tasty treat that is ready in minutes, this cinnamon roll mug cake recipe is the perfect solution. This single-serving dessert tastes like a classic cinnamon roll, but it takes only five minutes to prepare and cook. All you need is a few simple ingredients and a microwave oven to make this delicious treat.
To start, you will need the following ingredients:
• 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
• 2 tablespoons white sugar
• 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
• A pinch of salt
• 2 tablespoons milk
• 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
• 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
• 2 tablespoons butter, melted
• 2 tablespoons brown sugar
Mix the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt in a medium-sized microwave-safe mug. Stir in the milk and vegetable oil until everything is evenly combined. Sprinkle the cinnamon and melted butter over the mixture and then top with the brown sugar.
Place the mug into the microwave and cook for 1 minute. Check to see if it’s done by poking a toothpick into the center of the mug cake. If it comes out clean, your cinnamon roll mug cake is finished. If not, cook for another 30 seconds and check again.
Once finished cooking, let the mug cake cool for a few minutes before serving. Serve it warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or a drizzle of caramel sauce for an extra special treat. Enjoy!
4) Blueberry Mug Cake
Treat yourself to a warm and delicious blueberry mug cake in just five minutes or less! This single-serving dessert is easy to make, full of flavor, and perfect for those with a sweet tooth.
To start, you’ll need all-purpose flour, baking powder, butter, sugar, salt, milk, vanilla extract, and fresh or frozen blueberries. In a large mug, add the dry ingredients (flour, baking powder, sugar, and salt). Mix until everything is combined. Cut the butter into small pieces and add it to the mug. Use a fork to mix it with the dry ingredients until it’s in crumbly pieces.
Add the wet ingredients (milk and vanilla extract) to the mug and mix until it’s a thick batter. Finally, fold in the blueberries. Microwave the mug cake for about two minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean. Let cool before enjoying your warm and delicious blueberry mug cake.
5) Red Velvet Mug Cake
Craving something decadent and delicious? Red velvet mug cake is the perfect treat for a sweet tooth. This single-serving dessert is easy to make and ready in just minutes. All you need is a few simple ingredients and a microwave.
To make your red velvet mug cake, start by combining 3 tablespoons of all-purpose flour, 1 tablespoon of unsweetened cocoa powder, 1 tablespoon of granulated sugar, 1/4 teaspoon of baking powder, a pinch of salt, and 2 tablespoons of vegetable oil in a large mug. Stir the ingredients together until they’re combined.
Then, add 2 tablespoons of milk and 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract to the mug. Stir everything together until the batter is smooth and lump-free. If it looks too dry, add an extra tablespoon of milk to the mixture.
Next, stir in one drop of red food coloring to create a rich red color. Top the mug off with 1 tablespoon of mini chocolate chips, if desired.
Finally, pop the mug in the microwave for about 90 seconds, or until the top of the cake looks set. Let the cake cool for a few minutes before serving. Enjoy!