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Simple Mug Cake

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  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Prep:
    • Cook:
  • Easy
  • Serves 1
A treat in a mug that is made by combining all the ingredients, and putting the mixture in a microwave.


  • 2 tbsp plain flour
  • 3 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp sunflower oil
  • 1 medium egg
  • 1 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1 tbsp boiling water


  • STEP 1
    Mix all the ingredients, including a pinch of salt, together with a fork in a large mug.
  • STEP 2
    Put the mug in the microwave for 1 minute and 15 seconds.
  • STEP 3
    Test the texture of it by pushing the fork down into it. Leave it to cool down.
  • STEP 4

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