10 Easy Recipes for Meals Made in a Mug
The other day I was in need of some serious comfort food. However, at the same time, I was also feeling extremely lazy. The battle of hunger vs. laziness is a constant struggle. Well, until now that is, because I've found an excellent compromise: mug meals.
Imagine getting that slice of chocolate cake that you're craving within minutes. It's possible. You can literally have your cake and eat it too.
Making a meal in a mug takes only a few minutes and usually just a couple of ingredients that you likely already have in your kitchen. It's instant gratification and in single serving sizes. In fact, I think I might try and have an entire mug filled day of meals!
Here are 10 recipes for dishes you can cook in mugs to start you off:
1. Coffee Cup Quiche
Pro Tip: On a similar note, check out our recipe for egg bacon cups! And don't forget that bacon can also be cooked in a microwave, or you can use pre cooked bacon for this recipe.
2. 2 Minute French Toast in Cup
3. Coffee Cup Chilaquiles
4. Microwave Mac n' Cheese in Mug
5. Coffee Cup Coffee Cake
1. Cheesecake in a Mug
2. One Minute Chocolate Cake
Pro Tip: I use this a basic outline for creating different flavours or I add something extra to this (like peanut butter etc). Also, I always, always, always go with the non healthy version of this recipe. Just trust me.
3. 2 Minute Chocolate Salted Caramel Mug Cake
4. Chocolate Fluffernutter Mug Cake
5. Chocolate Chip Cookie in Cup
Which one of these are you dying to try out?
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Yummy! These all look super delicious and they are easy to make for a quick meal or dessert. I'm hesitant to try a mug recipe in the microwave I have never tried it before, but hey there is a first for everything and if they turn out as good as the pictures look I would be a happy camper :) :)
I love mug recipes, especially for a quick morning snack. Can't wait to try the quiche, french toast and Mac & cheese:) Pinned all three!
OMG, the One Minute Chocolate Cake looks delicious, I am going to have to try that one for sure!
I'm dieing to make the Mac and cheese and the chocolate chip cookie! OMG YUM!
chocolate cookie in a cup?! uhhhhh
omg!! These look amaaaazing!! Just what I need!! One minute meals!! Thanks Alexandra! ;)
Love the ideas.
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