It is definitely a task to make yourself a good snack or a filling breakfast in these cold harsh winters. But what’s a better way to fight these winters when you can make yourself a cake in a cup? Spare yourself from all the hassle of making a cake and instead make yourself a fun size delicious and sweet delight in less than 10 mins. Make your breakfast, evening snack or midnight bite utterly appetising with these 5 super easy and quick mug cake recipes to kick-start your day or to make your tough day at work a whole lot better.

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Here Are 5 Quick And Easy Mug Cake Recipes That You Can Try At Home:

1. Peanut Butter Mug Cake

Switch your regular peanut butter and jelly breakfast sandwich to this effortless delight. Mix together 3 teaspoon of smooth peanut butter, 1 1/2 teaspoon sugar and an egg in a mug. Bake it in the microwave for 2-4 mins and add some fruit jam on top or fresh fruits to have your breakfast on-the-go!

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Nothing better than a quick peanut butter cake to have on-the-go!

2. Hazelnut Chocolate Mug Cake

A hazelnut chocolate mug cake is all you need to fight those midnight cravings. Mix half cup of flour in an egg with half cup of hazelnut spread and bake it for 3-4 minutes garnish with chopped roasted nuts and make yourself just the right snack when you’re binge watching shows at home.


A decadent chocolate mug cake is the perfect way to uplift the mood.

3. Cookie Dough Mug Cake

The next best thing after everyone’s favourite choco-chip cookies is the cookie dough in the form of a cake. Mix 1 cup of flour with an egg and 2 tsp sugar. Add 1-2 tsp of choco chips and mix it well into the batter. Put the mug into the microwave and bake it for 2-3 mins and let the winter holidays feels kick in!


4. Banana Mug Cake

Nothing’s better than the pleasant taste of banana bread in the morning. Make it easier and faster to achieve this evergreen delight by making a banana mug cake. Mix half cup of flour and half cup of mashed bananas along with an egg. Add 2 teaspoon of sugar and some salt, bake it for 3 minutes. Replace sugar with honey to make it healthier! There you have it, a gentle sunny morning in a mug.


5. Chocolate Mug Cake

Chocolate cakes never fails to lure you from the irresistible aroma that attracts you when you pass a bakery. How about making one at home in a mug? Try making this fun size chocolate cake. Mix half cup of flour into an egg and add 2 teaspoon of sugar, add 1/4 teaspoon of baking powder and 1/2 of cocoa powder and mix it all together. Bake it in the microwave for 3-4 minutes for a super-fast and delicious mug cake. Garnish with white choco chips for more flavour.

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What you need to remember: It is very easy to create your very own mug cake. Just understand the ingredients and make your personal favourite cakes, cookies, and breads in a mug just when you need it. Pick ingredients of choice and experiment with them!

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