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20 Desserts You Can Make in Your Microwave

I don’t know about you, but I thought January would be slower than December. With all of the holiday hubbub out of the way, surely there’d be time to sit, read, and make that list of recipes I’ve been meaning to get to. Somehow, it’s busier than ever around these parts, and I find myself running around like crazy, tossing something snappy-quick on the table for dinner, and generally feeling like a I need a hunk of chocolate to soothe the crazy schedule. If your month is as busy as mine, welcome to the slideshow of your dreams! These 20 dessert recipes can be made in the microwave in minutes! Just stir, zap, and you’re thisclose to having a homemade dessert, straight from your microwave!

  • Make a Mug Cake…in Your Microwave!! 1 of 20
    Make a Mug Cake...in Your Microwave!!
    You need chocolate, and you need it now? Whip up this simple 2-Minute Mug Brownie!
    Get the recipe for 2-Minute Chocolate Mug Cake
  • Make Hot Fudge…in Your Microwave!! 2 of 20
    Make Hot Fudge...in Your Microwave!!
    Like hot fudge on your ice cream? Then you're gonna LOVE this 33-second Nutella Hot Fudge which can be made in the microwave in less than a minute!
    Get the recipe for Nutella Hot Fudge
  • Make a PB Cake…in Your Microwave!! 3 of 20
    Make a PB Cake...in Your Microwave!!
    Chocolate and Peanut Butter go together like…well…chocolate and peanut butter! What combo is more classic? Other than, you know, chocolate and peanut butter in microwave cake form…
    Get the recipe for Microwave Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake
  • Make Chocolate Mousse…in Your Microwave!! 4 of 20
    Make Chocolate Mousse...in Your Microwave!!
    Paleo lovers, here's a healthy recipe for you that makes brilliant use of chocolate and bananas to pull together a simple mousse cake!
    Get the recipe from Cheeky Kitchen
  • Make an Upsidedown Apple Cake…in Your Microwave!! 5 of 20
    Make an Upsidedown Apple Cake...in Your Microwave!!
    Make a pancake cake…in the microwave with this sweet German-Apple Upside Down Pancake!
    Get the recipe from Hot Pot Meal
  • Make Caramels…in Your Microwave!! 6 of 20
    Make Caramels...in Your Microwave!!
    Who says making caramels has to be hard? Try these 7-Minute Microwave caramels and watchyou're your dreams come true!
    Get the recipe from Love Veggies and Yoga
  • Make Popcorn Brittle…in Your Microwave!! 7 of 20
    Make Popcorn Brittle...in Your Microwave!!
    Popcorn Brittle is about twenty-eight times more fun that peanut brittle. And now you can make it in the microwave!
    Get the recipe from Ezra Pound Cake
  • Make Carrot Cake…In Your Microwave! 8 of 20
    Make Carrot Cake...In Your Microwave!
    Even egg-free diet folk can enjoy microwave treats, like this Chocolate Carrot Cake, which comes together in no time at all!
    Get the recipe from Umas Kitchen Experiments
  • Make Pumpkin Cake…in Your Microwave!! 9 of 20
    Make Pumpkin Cake...in Your Microwave!!
    If you haven't tried a quinoa flake cake, then you've gotta try this recipe for Pumpkin Quinoa Flake Cake tonight!
    Get the recipe from Chockohlawtay
  • Make Peppermint White Chocolate…in Your Microwave!! 10 of 20
    Make Peppermint White Chocolate...in Your Microwave!!
    Pull out your favorite mug and fill it with the quick, microwaveable Peppermint White Hot Chocolate!
    Get the recipe from Love Veggies and Yoga
  • Make a German Chocolate Cake for One…in Your Microwave!! 11 of 20
    Make a German Chocolate Cake for One...in Your Microwave!!
    German Chocolate Cake for One, anyone?!
    Get the recipe from Chocolate Covered Katie
  • Make Caramel Corn…in Your Microwave!! 12 of 20
    Make Caramel Corn...in Your Microwave!!
    Make Caramel Corn in your microwave with this perfectly simple recipe!
    Get the recipe from A Spicy Perspective
  • Make a Favorite Indian Dessert…in Your Microwave!! 13 of 20
    Make a Favorite Indian Dessert...in Your Microwave!!
    Indian Milk Fudge is a simple, rich dessert treat that you'll absolutely adore!
    Get the recipe from Cooks Hideout
  • Make Truffles…in Your Microwave!! 14 of 20
    Make Truffles...in Your Microwave!!
    Why not indulge in some cream-free truffles with this decadent and delicious recipe?
    Get the recipe from Chocolate Covered Katie
  • Make Sticky Pudding…in Your Microwave!! 15 of 20
    Make Sticky Pudding...in Your Microwave!!
    If you love Sticky Date pudding, you'll love it even more when you can get it in your mouth within two minutes!
    Get the recipe from Veggieful
  • Make a Chocolate Chip Cookie…in Your Microwave!! 16 of 20
    Make a Chocolate Chip Cookie...in Your Microwave!!
    You can have a warm, gooey cookie, in your hands, in 5 minutes with this microwave version of a classic recipe!
    Get the recipe from Kirbie Cravings
  • Make a Vegan Cake…in Your Microwave!! 17 of 20
    Make a Vegan Cake...in Your Microwave!!
    Vegan Cake! It's happening in your microwave right now with this incredibly simple, delicious recipe.
    Get the recipe from Cooks Hideout
  • Make a Cookie in a Mug…in Your Microwave!! 18 of 20
    Make a Cookie in a Mug...in Your Microwave!!
    Make a Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Cup! You'll just want to have another cup nearby, full of cold, refreshing milk!
    Get the recipe from Number 2 Pencil
  • Make a Berry Crumble…in Your Microwave!! 19 of 20
    Make a Berry Crumble...in Your Microwave!!
    Looking for a fast, fresh dessert? This microwave berry cobbler is as fun to make as it is delicious to eat!
    Get the recipe from Domestic Fits
  • Make Rice Krispys…in Your Microwave!! 20 of 20
    Make Rice Krispys...in Your Microwave!!
    Rice Krispy Treats can be tossed together in the microwave, then pimped out with fun flavor with this incredible recipe!
    Get the recipe from Inspired Taste

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