Cold? Bored? Make these Chocolate and Raspberry Mug Cakes - you don't even need an oven! 

Chocolate Mug Cake

1. Get a big mug, put in 4 tbsp self-raising flour, 4 tbsp caster sugar and 2 tbsp cocoa powder and mix.

2. Stir in 1 egg.

3. Add 3 tbsp milk and 3 tbsp vegetable oil and mix. 

4. Add chocolate chips if you want to.

5. Put the mug in the middle of your microwave and cook for 4-5 minutes. Watch it cook just in case it overflows!

6. Dust with icing sugar and serve with Nutella for extra choc goodness.

Raspberry Mug Cake


1. Get a big mug and put in 6 tbsp self-raising flour and 2 tbsp sugar. Mix well. 

2. Add 1 tbsp vegetable oil, 2 tbsp sour cream and 4 tbsp milk. Mix until just combined.

3. Push four fresh raspberries into the centre. 

4. Cook for about 3 - 4 minutes and serve with extra fresh raspberries and a sprinkle of icing sugar.


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