5-minute chocolate mug cake

    5 min

    A very tasty and quick cake that's made in a mug. It's cooked in the microwave and you probably have all the ingredients in your kitchen already.

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    Makes: 1 mug cake

    • 1 egg
    • 4 tablespoons plain flour
    • 4 tablespoons caster sugar
    • 2 tablespoons cocoa powder
    • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
    • 3 tablespoons milk
    • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder

    Prep:2min  ›  Cook:3min  ›  Ready in:5min 

    1. Mix all the ingredients very well.
    2. Pour the cake batter into a glass bowl or a microwave-safe mug.
    3. Microwave for 3 minutes. Enjoy!

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    was good took 5 minutes though to cook would recommend to let cool every 1 min tho i put a lot more milk in and bake in a bowlas its rlly big update!: underneath the most risen part, there was a huge dry,hardened limp, half the cake gone! unhappy  -  18 Feb 2018


    More like 2 mug cake than 1, cooked it in a bowl and gave half to my Mum who also enjoyed it I used self raising flower instead of plain  -  18 Jan 2018


    I made this with my sister and this was a complete failure  -  11 Jan 2018

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