Sunday, February 08, 2009

Cake in a mug

Gather the children, grandchildren, the nieces & nephews, the menapausal women........hand them a mug and let them mix up and bake a cake...in a mug....in 10 minutes or less!

Here's what you'll need:

A mug, an egg, sugar, milk, oil, cocoa powder, vanilla & flour
Mix together in a mug:
4 Tablespoons flour
 + 
4  Tablespoons sugar
 +
2 Tablespoons Cocoa
Then beat one egg
and add it to the ingredients in the mug
Then add 3 Tablespoons milk
3 Tablespoons oil
+
splash of vanilla
Stir well
Add some chocolate chips
or chopped nuts
and stir again
Place mug full of chocolate in the microwave
cook for 3 minutes (or 2-1/2 minutes)
In 3 minutes you will hve a delicious chocolatey warm cake
Sprinkle with powdered sugar if you want
or with hot fudge sauce and ice cream!
(which I didn't do)
and enjoy!
Chocolate Mug Cake Recipe:
Mix these together:
4 tablespoons flour
4 tablespoons sugar
2 tablespoons cocoa powder
Beat one egg
and add to the ingredients in mug
Then add:
3 tablespoons milk
2 tablespoons oil
ssplash of vanilla
Add chocolate chips or nuts if desired.
Stir well.
Microwave 2-1/2 - 3 minutes
and VOILA!
You have chocolate cake.....in a mug!

Eat it warm with some chocolate sauce and ice cream! mmmmmmmmmmmmmm

Mix up the dry ingredients and keep them in little containers so kids just have to dump them in the mug and add the other ingredients.

Excuse me while I go make a cake....

6 comments:

  1. My mouth is watering...You mean I can have a cake in three minutes? Ummmm...that kind of power will not be safe in my hands... :-)

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  2. I SO coulda used this recipe the other night when I posted "Karyn is craving chocolate cake" as my facebook status!!

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  3. i'll be using this next year!

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  4. As the taste tester -- I can verify the results were 'good to excellent'. I love chocolate :)

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  5. Tiffani S7:04 PM CST

    Jessi and Sammi made this tonight! BIG HIT!!! They put a scoop of chocolate ice cream on top.:)

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