Saturday, June 6, 2015

Simple Easy Mug Cake Recipes! - How To Make a Mug Cake Tutorial


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 Mug cakes are perfect when you're a home and craving for some cake.  Instead of baking an entire cake, which can take up to a couple of hours, a mug cake takes less than 5 minutes, and you can make single serving too! 

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I put together a mug cake tutorial to show you how simple the process is. It took me less than 5 minutes to
make each recipe.  There's 4 recipes in the tutorial... there's Chocolate Brownie, Confetti, S'More and Cheesecake.



What You'll Need
- a mug
- measuring spoons
- spoon

Most recipes call for 1 min on high in the microwave, if the cake is still not baked yet, put it back on high in the microwave at 15 seconds burst until the top of the cake is dry.

Tip: Self-rising flour = 1 cup all purpose flour + 1 1/2 tsp. baking soda + 1/4 tsp. salt


Chocolate Brownie Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. sugar
3 tbsp. cocoa powder
2 tbsp. beaten egg
3 tbsp. milk
2 tbsp. vegetable oil
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

Instructions: Mix the dry ingredients together in a mug.  Add egg, milk, oil and vanilla extract. Stir until the batter is smooth and microwave on high for 1 minute.

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Red Velvet Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. sugar
3 tbsp. cocoa powder
2 tbsp. beaten egg
1 tbsp. red food coloring
3 tbsp. vegetable oil
3 tbsp. buttermilk

Instructions: Misx the flour, sugar and cocoa powder in a mug.  Add the egg, food coloring, oil and buttermilk. Stir until the batter is smooth.  Microwave on high for 1 1/2 mins.

(Optional) Cream Cheese Frosting:
1 oz. cream cheese, softened
2 tbsp. unsalted butter, softened
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
1/2 cup powdered sugar

Instructions: Beat the cream cheese and butter with electric mixer until fluffy.  Add vanilla and powdered sugar and beat until smooth.



Confetti / Rainbow Sprinkles Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. sugar
2 tbsp. beaten egg
3 tbsp. milk
2 tbsp. vegetable oil
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 tbsp. rainbow sprinkles

Instructions: Mix the flour and sugar in a mug.  Add the egg, milk, oil and vanilla mix it altogether.  Stir in the sprinkles.  Microwave on high for 1 min.

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Of course, adding a scoop of ice cream on top of your warm mug cake is the best!

Peanut Butter Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. sugar
2 tbsp. beaten egg
3 tbsp. peanut butter
3 tbsp. milk
1 tbsp. vegetable oil
2 tbsp. marshmellow fluff

Instructions: Mix the flour and sugar in a mug.  Then add the egg, peanut butter, milk and oil and stir.  Microwave on high for 1 1/2 min.  Add marshmellow fluff on top of cake afterwards.


Chocolate Salted Caramel Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. sugar
3 tbsp. cocoa powder
2 tbsp. beaten egg
3 tbsp. milk
2 tbsp. vegetable oil
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 tbsp. varemel sauce or 1 oz. solid caramel, melted
sea salt

Instructions: Mix the dry ingredients in a mug.  Then add egg, milk, oil and vanilla and stir until well combined.  Swirl in the caramel sauce on top, and sprinkle with sea salt.  Microwave on high for 1 min.

Vegan Coconut Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
2 1/2 tbsp. sugar
4 tbsp. full-fat coconut milk
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
1 tbsp. sweetened shredded coconut

Instructions: Mix flour and sugar in a mug.  Add the coconut milk and vanilla and stir.  Stir in the coconut.  Microwave on high for 1 min.

S'More Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. sugar
3 tbsp. cocoa powder
2 tbsp. beaten egg
3 tbsp. milk
2 tbsp. vegetable oil
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract
2 graham crackers, broken into pieces
handful of mini marshmellows

Instructions: Mix the flour, sugar and cocoa powder into a mug.  Then add the wet ingredients and mix well.  Shove the graham crackers into the batter and try to distribute them evenly.  Add the marshmellows on top.  Microwave on high for 1 min.

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Apple Cinnamon Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. brown sugar
1/4 tsp. cinnamon
3 tbsp. applesauce
2 tbsp. milk
2 tbsp. vegetable oil
cinnamon sugar

Instructions: Mix the flour, sugar and cinnamon in a mug.  Add the applesauce, milk and oil and stir until well combined.  Sprinkle cinnamon sugar on top.  Microwave for 1 hour on high.

 Pumpkin Spice Mug Cake Recipe

4 tbsp. self-rising flour
4 tbsp. brown sugar
1/4 tsp. cinnamon
pinch of ground cloves
1/4 tsp all spice
2 tbsp. canned pumpkin puree
3 tbsp. milk
2 tbsp. vegetable oil
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

Instructions: Mix the flour, sugar, cinnamon, coves, and all spice in a mug.  Add the pumpkin, milk, oil and vanilla and stir until the batter is smooth.  Microwave on high for 1 min.


Cheesecake Mug Cake Recipe

Crust:
2 graham crackers, crushed into crumbs
1 tsp. sugar
1 tbsp. melted butter

Cake:
4 tbsp. cream cheese
2. tbsp. plain Greek yogurt
 2 1/2 tbsp. sugar
1 egg
1/2 tsp. vanilla extract

Instructions: Crush the 2 graham crackers in a ziploc bag.  Pour it back into a mug and mix in the other 2 ingredients.  Pack it as tight as possible at the bottom of the mug.  Add all the cake ingredients in a different mug and stir until the batter is smooth.  Pour into the cup with the crust.  Microwave on high for 2 1/2 mins.  


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8 comments:

  1. All of these look amazing! (Under the apple cinnamon cake, the directions say to microwave for 1 hour. Im guessing this is supposed to be 1 minute..?)

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  2. I made the red-velvet mug cake and it overflowed out of the mug. It was still yummy though.

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  3. I do not use self rising flour. Do you have recipe using all purpose floor and baking powder? Thanks

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    1. Tip: Self-rising flour = 1 cup all purpose flour + 1 1/2 tsp. baking soda + 1/4 tsp. salt

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  4. I do not use self rising flour. Do you have recipe using all purpose floor and baking powder? Thanks

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  5. have a question how many eggs to you beaten up so you can get 2 tablespoon

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  6. Love this page. This will be our new project for the kids

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