Anyone have a chocolate mug cake recipe they like?

Want my kids to make mug cakes tonight and want a good recipe.

  • Posted by: Lara
  • June 28, 2016
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PHIL
PHIL June 28, 2016

just go to the search on the upper right of this page. A couple of recipes will come up.

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Nancy June 29, 2016

Canine chef - yes you can store the mixed powders in individual portions (in small plastic food containers or glass jars) and bake as needed. Probably months at room temp.

Nancy
Nancy June 28, 2016

Here's a good basic one from some cute English guys (the "sorted" team) on YouTube
https://www.youtube.com...
Also, all recipes has several.
Llast, some basic points and safety tips on google:
https://www.google.ca/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=cautions+about+baking+in+a+mason+jar

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Nancy June 28, 2016

PS Assumed you wanted them to bake from scratch. If not, there's the classic short cut of mixing contents of one box each, cake mix & instant pudding mix. Then divide that powder in 8 portions. To each portion, add 1 large egg (2 oz), 1 tbsp oil, 1 to 3 tbsp water. Mix, microwave 2 to 2.5 minutes. Voila! Eat as is or garnish to taste.
On flavors one can mix and match to taste preference and - if needed - nut allergies, but I have found a chocolate cake mix (standard box, about 18 oz) and pistachio pudding mix (about 3 oz box) give lovely results.

caninechef
caninechef June 29, 2016

Question on the cake mix/pudding mix option: Can you store the premixed dry ingredients and then bake individual cakes as desired?

Lara
Lara June 29, 2016

Used recipe from food network . Yes from scratch and kids enjoyed making and eating :)

Sean R
Sean R June 28, 2016

Yes! Check out this Two-Minute Chocolate Mug Cake from Lucky Peach:
http://luckypeach.com/recipes...

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Lara June 28, 2016

Thx. There are so mAny recipes online and just wanted one someone used and liked.

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Lara June 28, 2016

Thx. There are so mAny recipes online and just wanted one someone used and liked.

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Sean R June 28, 2016

I hope you and your kiddos enjoy! As everyone says, mug cakes are dangerously easy to make.... ;)

Lara
Lara June 29, 2016

Thoughts on subbing dark brown sugar for light in cookie recipe?

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Nancy June 29, 2016

Yes, Canine chef, the combined dry cake-pudding mix individual portions can be stored at room
temp and baked later. Probably months, maybe a year. I put them in small plastic food boxes or glass jars. Probably could go to work, with the egg oil water in another container, for a quick treat there.

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caninechef
caninechef June 30, 2016

thanks

Nancy
Nancy June 29, 2016

Sorry for double post. The first one seemed to have disappeared; now it's back.

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