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Quick & Easy Microwave Chocolate Chip Mug Cake

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Prep: 5 minutes Cook: 2 minutes

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An easy to make but tasty cake you can cook in your microwave!

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  • 4 Tbsp Self Raising Flour
  • 2 ½ Tbsp Caster Sugar
  • 2 Tbsp Water
  • 1 Tbsp Whole Milk
  • 1 Tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • ½ Tsp Vanilla Essence / Vanilla Extract
  • Chocolate Chips to Taste
  • A Pinch of Salt


  1. Put flour, sugar & salt together in a large mug.

  2. Then add the water, milk, oil & vanilla essence to the mixture.

  3. Mix thoroughly with a fork and make sure there's no lumps!

  4. Add the chocolate chips to the mug and mix again.

  5. Microwave for 1½ to 2 minutes.

  6. Wait for it to cool down then enjoy!

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