Desserts in a mug are my new favorite thing! These 22 Mug Cake Recipes are quick, easy, and make very little mess.
Easy and sweet Mug Cake Recipes
For most of these, everything gets poured and mixed right inside the mug, and then popped in the microwave for a couple of minutes.
If you have a sweet tooth like me, but don’t want to make a big elaborate dessert every time, check out these awesome desserts in a mug. (And check out my favorite clever mugs for moms, too!)
1. Yummy Caramel Macchiato Cake Recipe
My favorite coffee drink turned into a cake! Check out this yummy Caramel Macchiato Cake recipe from The Novice Chef Blog.
2. Easy Snickerdoodle Cake Recipe
Just a handful of ingredients and you’ve got this delicious Snickerdoodle Cake from Five Heart Home.
3. Flavorful Coffee Mug Cake Recipe
This is the perfect morning snack idea, from Heather Likes Food!
4. Easy Mug Donut Recipe
A fresh donut will start your day off right! Check out the recipe over on Tip Buzz.
5. Awesome Angel Food Cake Recipe
Add some strawberries and you have the perfect Angel Food Cake from Temecula Blogs.
6. Super Easy Cinnamon Roll Recipe
Homemade cinnamon rolls are quite an undertaking. This recipe from A Virtual Vegan will get you a roll in just a few minutes!
7. Sweet Funfetti Cake Recipe
This funfetti cake, from The Kitchn, is perfect for an impromptu birthday treat!
Fruity Mug Cake Recipes
8. Sweet Strawberry Pop-Tart Recipe
Make your own Pop-Tarts with this recipe from Bigger Bolder Baking.
9. Fantastic Apple Crumb Cake
This Apple Crumb Cake recipe from Pickled Plum one is just so amazing that you might never want to make the real thing again!
10. Tasty Banana Nut Cake Recipe
You don’t need a whole loaf of banana bread when you’ve got Banana Nut Cake. Perfect if all you’ve got in the kitchen is one banana!
11. Easy Blueberry Muffin Recipe
Five Heart Home‘s Blueberry Muffin recipe is perfect for breakfast in a hurry or when you’re just craving a fresh muffin.
12. Healthy Apple Pie Recipe
Kleinworth Co.‘s Apple Pie usually takes quite a while to make, so this recipe is awesome.
13. Refreshing Berry Cobbler Recipe
This Berry Cobbler recipe, from Kirbie Cravings, is one of our favorite desserts and now you can make a single serving, too!
14. Easy Pumpkin Pie Recipe
Even if it’s not Thanksgiving, you can have pumpkin pie with this treat from The Kitchn.
Chocolate Mug Cake Recipes
15. Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe
Fresh from the oven cookies is the best! We love this Chocolate Chip Cookie -recipe from Temecula Blogs.
16. Easy Chocolate Cake Recipe
This Chocolate Cake will cure your sweet tooth in just a couple of minutes.
17. Sweet S’mores Cake Recipe
No backyard fire? Don’t worry, still have some s’mores with this dessert from Little Dairy on The Prairie.
18. Amazing Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake Recipe
Chocolate and peanut butter go perfectly together in every dessert. Check out this yummy Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake recipe from Six Sisters Stuff.
19. Delectable Nutella Cake Recipe
Put Nutella in just about anything and it’s delicious! Love this Nutella Cake recipe from Tammilee Tips!
20. Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe
My favorite Chocolate Lava Cake can be made in under two minutes! Add a scoop of ice cream on top and you’re in business!
21. Easy Mug Brownie Recipe
Don’t want to be tempted with a whole pan of brownies? Just make one with this Brownie in a Mug recipe from Simply Recipes.
22. Sweet Chocolate Cookies and Cream Mug Cake
If you are a cookies ‘n cream lover, Kirbie Cravings‘ recipe is perfect for you.
Keep this list of desserts in a mug around for any time you get a craving.
Baking Fun for the Whole Family
- Berry Upside Down Cake Recipe
- No Bake Chocolate Turtle Bars
- Easter (Surprise!) Cupcakes
- Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes
- How to Make Mermaid Cupcakes
- Lemonade Cake
- Unicorn Poop Cookies
- Fourth of July Sugar Cookie Bar Dessert
- Oatmeal Butterscotch Cookies
What is your favorite mug cake? Comment below!