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5 Minute Chocolate Mug Cake

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This is vaunted as "the worlds most dangerous recipe in the world" - why?

Because once you know it you're only 5 minuets away from chocolate cake at any time of day or night!

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Step 1: Get your stuff together!

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 1. Gather your ingredients and equipment:

Coco
Vegetable or Sunflower oil
Milk
Plain Flour
1 Large Egg
Sugar
Chocolate chips (optional)

Fork
Large Coffee Mug
15ml Scoop (or tablespoon)
Microwave
knife
1-2 serving bowls
1-2 desert spoons

Cream or Icecream (to serve)

Step 2: Mix Dry

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 2. Add to the mug:

2 scoops coco
4 scoops flour
4 scoops sugar

mix well with the fork

Step 3: Mix Wet

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 3. Add to the Mug

The Egg

Mix well with fork

3 scoops milk
3 scoops oil

mix well with fork

If using Chocolate chips, stir in up to 3 scoops of them now.

Step 4: NUKE!!!

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 4. Cook

Microwave on high for 3 minutes (based on 1000w oven)

If your oven isn't 1000w, use the conversion tool here to calculate your cooking time.

The cake will fill (or possibly even rise above) your mug.

Step 5: Noms!

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 5. Serve

Run a knife around the inside of the mug, and dump the cake out. If desired it may be cut in half, and (if you're feeling generous) shared.

Serve with cream or icecream.

Eat at once - it does not keep well.
itaita872 years ago
It was a bit dry so i added some butter the next time i made it and that did a lot to moisten it. Plus you might want to spray the cup and mix all the stuff in a bowl then put it it so it doesn't stick. that's what i did. Hope that helps! Was really yummy! (: