How to make one-minute low carb gingerbread mug cake

Print this recipe
When you've got a hankering for something sweet but don't want to make a full batch of cookies, mug cakes are the perfect solution. The recipe that follows is bursting with warm winter spices such as ginger, cinnamon and cloves – plus it uses a low-carb sweetener to make it a nearly guiltless pleasure.
This cake is just as delicious without the stem ginger, but if you have some it adds a nice bit of texture to this treat.
Advertisement
Cooktop Cove
One-Minute Low Carb Gingerbread Mug Cake
1
5 minutes
1 minute
6 minutes
1 tablespoon almond flour
1 1/2 tablespoons coconut flour
1/4 teaspoon molasses
1 tablespoon low-carb sweetener
1/2 teaspoon baking powder
1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
1/4 teaspoon allspice
1/4 teaspoon ground cloves
1 pinch nutmeg
1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
1 pinch salt
1 egg
3 tablespoons milk
1 tablespoon candied stem ginger, chopped (optional)
oil for greasing
Mix the dry ingredients together in a bowl with a fork. In a separate bowl, whisk the egg and milk together.
Add the egg mixture to the dry ingredients and stir well to combine. Fold in the stem ginger.
Grease a microwave-safe coffee mug and pour in the batter. Cook it in the microwave for about 50 seconds or until the cake rises and the top is dry.
Cool for at least a minute before eating.
Advertisement
Print this recipe

Need your next fav granola recipe?
March 23   ·  
Advertisement
Need a menu for this week? Try these low-carb seafood recipes.
March 22   ·  
Love pickles? Love the low-carb lifestyle? These recipes showcase fabulous flavors that all feature your favorite pickles.
March 21   ·  
Slow cookers aren't just great for no-hassle dinner. This dessert is as easy and delicious as they come.
March 18   ·  
This is an Italian-spiced recipe, using thyme, parsley and fennel seed to flavor the dish. You can also opt for a Mexican-themed version by replacing these spices with one tablespoon of taco seasoning. With a recipe this easy and delicious, the...
March 14   ·  
March 20   ·  
 
Recommended
Advertisement