How do you make a moist vanilla mug cake?

How do you make a moist vanilla mug cake?

Vanilla Mug Cake

  1. Add the butter to your mug and microwave until melted (about 30 seconds).
  2. Whisk in the milk, vanilla extract, egg yolk & sugar with a fork.
  3. Then whisk in the flour and baking powder. Stir in the sprinkles.
  4. Microwave for 60-90 seconds on medium power.
  5. Cool for at least 1 minute before enjoying.

Should you preheat microwave mug cake?

Bake mug cakes in regular heating mode, not convection mode on your microwave. Stop cooking the cake when its still a bit fudge-y and goo-ey around the edges. The cake cooks a bit more while cooling down (yes you will have to wait a while after it cooks!).

Why are mug cakes chewy?

The unfortunate rubbery texture of some mug cakes usually comes from either too much oil or from overcooking the cake itself. Most recipes call for some sort of milk as well. I prefer almond milk, but you can use any milk (or milk alternative) you prefer.

At what temperature should I bake my mug cake?


  1. If using oven, pre-heat to 350°F.
  2. Spray mug with cooking spray if you want to remove it from the mug after baking.
  3. Mix dry ingredients (flour, sugar, cocoa, salt, baking soda) together with fork or whisk in large oven or microwave-safe mug.

Are microwave mug cakes safe to eat?

Are Mug Cakes Safe to Eat? Yes! Mug cakes are safe to eat as long as you microwave them long enough to thoroughly cook the flour and any egg that may be in the recipe. This mug cake recipe is 100% vegan, so eggs aren’t a concern, but you will want to make sure you cook it thoroughly because raw flour can be dangerous.

How long does a cake take in the microwave?

Place the cake pan in the microwave and let it bake on full power, which is level 10, for 10 minutes.

Can I use microwave to bake cake?

Baking a cake in a microwave is super easy, and can be used for any cake recipe! Yes, you read that right. You can make any cake you like in a microwave. Even in microwaves, some of you might have convection microwaves and some of you might have non convection microwaves.

Can you bake in microwave?

The simple answer is yes; you can use your microwave as an oven. However, for that to be possible, you need to have a convection oven. In ovens that come with a convection mode, the appliance will behave like any regular oven and can be used to bake bread, cakes, cookies, or anything else you would want to bake.