10 Mug Cakes You Can Make in Minutes

Need a dessert in a flash? These recipes are single servings with very little clean-up, and will have a dessert in your hand in minutes. Wait for them to cool and add some store-bought icing, or eat them warm with vanilla ice cream on top!

Microwave Chocolate Mug Brownie

“I thought this was a good brownie for being made in the microwave! Mine came out very moist and chocolatey.”


Funfetti Mug Cake

Don't have an excuse to eat birthday cake? Now you do.

1-Minute Microwave Brownie

“Enjoy a single-serving, chocolatey brownie in a mug in no time!”


Red Velvet Mug Cake

“This hits the spot when you’re craving a yummy dessert, but don’t feel like putting in the effort.”


Eggless Chocolate Cookie in a Mug

“This tasted great! I liked the texture and slight gooeyness.”


Sugar Cookie in a Mug

“This is probably the best recipe I’ve ever tried for a cookie in a mug!”

-Grey G.

Chocolate Hazelnut Lava Mug Cake

This molten mug cake is perfect for a quick dessert or a late-night snack.

5-Minute Mug Chocolate Cake

“I needed a cake fix, and this fit the bill nicely.”

-Chef GreanEyes

Easy Vanilla Mug Cake

“This was the simplest recipe if you need something sweet. I used almond extract and it turned out amazing.”

-Sinema L.

Vegan Chocolate Mug Cake

It’s hard to find a convenient dessert that is both vegan and delicious, but this does the trick!