15 tantalisingly tasty mug cakes you have to try today!

We are a nation of tea and coffee drinkers and besides frequent trips to the kitchen to put the kettle on (which also counts as part of our daily exercise routine I am told!), we also do a lot of mug lifting (same principle applies here too).

But what if we told you that besides mug lifts and tea/coffee drinking your prized collection of mugs could also double as the perfect mould for a mini cake? Yes! It is true, mug cakes are a thing and we want to tell you all about them today. We’ve done the hard work for you and looked up some of the yummiest and easiest recipes, leaving you the honour of diving right into enjoying a delicious treat! All you’ll need is a mug, some basic ingredients and a microwave.


Cake batter mug cake

An instant classic that takes you back to your childhood! Full recipe here

Cookies and cream mug cake

For the love of Oreos you’ve got to try this…Full recipe here

Pumpkin spice mug cake

Let the smell of cinnamon fill the air. Full recipe here

Double chocolate mug cake

One for the chocolate lovers! Full recipe here

Strawberries and cream mug cake

Summer love in a mug! Full recipe here

Salted caramel apple spice mug cake

Sticky, sweet and salty…delicious! Full recipe here

Apple cinnamon mug cake

Melted marshmallow! Full recipe here

Pumpkin cinnamon roll mug cake

Yes, pumpkin again but cinnamon roll style! Full recipe here:

Raspberry and ricotta mug cake

British raspberries and ricotta? You can’t go wrong. Full recipe here

Red velvet mug cake

Too popular and scrumptious to not try in a mug! Full recipe here

Chocolate espresso lava cake with espresso whipped cream

One for the coffee lovers – guaranteed to give you a buzz! Full recipe here:

Vanilla Funfetti Mug Cake

Time to up the fun levels! Full recipe here

Pistachio mug cake with a white chocolate middle

A star lineup translates into a delicious adventure! Full recipe here

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Mug Cake

Chocolitious! Full recipe here:

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Summer style again – pineapple is sweet and juicy! Full recipe here

We hope you find these little mug cake recipes fun to make and deliciously tasty! If you’ve found any you would recommend let us know so we can check it out and don’t forget to share you thoughts and ideas on what you’ve seen.

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