Mug cakes are just about the simplest way to whip up a single serving of a tasty dessert. The only tools you’ll need are a mug, a spoon and a microwave! Plus, the whole thing takes only five minutes to create, start to finish. And it takes the same number of dishes as a cup of tea with honey!
The secret to a good mug cake is to know how long to let it “bake” in your microwave. All microwaves are different, and you don’t want this to over-bake, so the best thing to do is make a conservative estimation (like 1 minute) and check on the cake regularly until you see it spring back from a gentle poke of the finger.