I’m sure you’ve heard of cakes that you make in a microwave and, I have to admit, the first time I saw a recipe for one I was skeptical. I mean, how can you make a cake in just a few minutes? So I set out to test the theory. And guess what? You can make a cake in minutes in the microwave … and they’re TASTY!
We’ve put together 10 delicious mug cake recipes for you to choose from. Everything from pumpkin cake in a mug to ooey gooey chocolate cakes to strawberries and cream. There’s even a gluten-free version in there! So the next time you’re craving something sweet and are short on time, you know what to make:
1. Nutella Mug Cake
You had me at Nutella.
2. Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Mug Cake
A mug cake that tastes just like chocolate chip cookie dough.
3. Chocolate Fluffernutter Mug Cake
Marshmallow Fluff and peanut butter make for a happy mug cake marriage.
4. Easy Pumpkin Cake in a Mug
A mug cake for the pumpkin lover (aka everyone.)
5. Gooey Chocolate Mug Cake
55 seconds and 3 ingredients are all you need for this gooey chocolate mug cake.
6. Strawberries and Cream Mug Cake
When you’re craving a fruity-flavored cake, this strawberries and cream mug cake is your answer.
7. Chocolate Peanut Butter Mug Cake
Chocolate and peanut butter is a classic combination.
8. Chocolate Salted Caramel Mug Cake
Use some salted caramels to add a flavorful twist to your mug cake, or swap in a different type of candy to experiment with the taste.
9. Valentine’s Mug Cake
This 60-second gooey chocolate cake is perfect for a romantic evening … or any evening. (Extra napkins recommended.)
10. Gluten-Free Mug Brownie
These quick treats are so fudgy and tasty, you won’t even miss the gluten!