5-Minute Wacky Vegan Microwave Chocolate Cake for One

Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 3 mins

You absolutely will not believe how fast you can make the most decadent, moist, one-serving chocolate cake without eggs or milk. This is a variation of the famous wacky cake or crazy cake. It's sooo good! You stir all the ingredients and microwave it in a coffee cup. Try it. Seriously.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Stir together all the dry ingredients in a large coffee cup.
  2. Add wet ingredients and mix well with a fork.
  3. Microwave on 50% power for 3 minutes. (I think most microwaves are 1500 watts, so that's about the same as 750 watts for three minutes.) I always have my cup on the rotating plate. ENJOY!
Most Helpful

I'll admit that I add a full tablespoon of the cocoa and a full teaspoon of vanilla, but oh my, is this good. Moist, surprisingly rich for the lack of actual chocolate and so easy. My microwave is high powered and doesn't change settings, so for me it only takes 1 minute to cook too!

dreamling_13 April 14, 2012

Wow!! I've tried a few other microwave cake recipes and they were all rubbery and tasted like flour. This one is awesome! Like dreamling_13 I used a full tablespoon of cocoa. So good. Cant wait to try it again!

VeggieCook98 June 04, 2012

Light, fluffy, full of flavor and it's not rubbery! SO GOOD,

SammyLovesCookies May 30, 2012