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Cake in a jiffy

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Cake in a jiffy

The recipe calls for mixing the ingredients and microwaving in a mug for a quick brimful of sweet fix!

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Ingredients

4 tablespoons flour

4 tablespoons sugar

2 tablespoons cocoa

2 tablespoons oil

4 tablespoons milk

1 egg

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Directions

Mix the ingredients and pour into a greased mug.

Microwave for 3 minutes.

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Enjoy!

Variation

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Instead of egg in the above recipe, use ¾ -1 banana, mashed. I just whisked in my blender.

Stir in some cashew or walnuts, if you like. Pour into a greased bowl.

Microwave for 3 minutes.

Sprinkle some icing sugar and cocoa powder.

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Verdict: Looks can be deceptive! Soft and moist when fresh. Not too bad though.

Serves 3

Source: www.connorandkendra.com

3 Minute Chocolate Cake

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3 Minute Chocolate Cake

Here’s an interesting recipe that I came across on video jug, an instructional  video website!

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Ingredients

4 tbsp flour

2 tbsp cocoa powder

4 tbsp castor sugar

1 egg

3 tbsp milk

3 tbsp oil

Handful chocolate chips

Splash vanilla essence

3 minute choc cake

Directions

Mix and microwave in a greased cup for 3 minutes.

Serves 2

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You can decorate with chocolate curls, chocolate-dipped nuts, sprinkles or just dust some icing sugar on top and top with a strawberry or a sprig of mint.

Enjoy!

Note: Remember not to over bake as these tend to go rubbery!

Source: www.videojug.com

2 Minute Chocolate Walnut Microwave Cake

2 Minute Chocolate Walnut Microwave Cake

Whip up a quick chocolate fix in your microwave. It’s so simple. Also saves your kitchen from looking like a war zone and no ugly pile of dishes in the sink.

Tasty and easy-to-prepare sweet treat

Tasty and easy-to-prepare sweet treat

Finish your meal on a sweet note

Finish your meal on a sweet note

Ingredients

1 Tbsp. all-purpose flour

1 Tbsp. powered sugar

2 Tbsp. cocoa

4 Tbsp. milk

2 Tbsp. softened butter/oil

¼ tsp. vanilla

Pinch salt

Pinch baking soda

Pinch baking powder

Dark chocolate chunks/chips

Chopped walnuts

…sweet finale!

…sweet finale!

Directions

Sift together the dry ingredients.

Add salt, baking powder and baking soda.

Add butter and mix well.

Grease the baking dish.

Place walnuts at the bottom.

Pour half the batter.

Add a layer of chocolate chunks.

Cover with the remaining batter.

Microwave on High, 2 minutes or until firm. Be careful not to overbake.

Let stand.

Run a knife around the pan to release the cake.

Invert on a plate and serve it warm. Can also be served with a scoop of ice cream.

Serves 1 ( 2 if you are calorie counting)

 Looks too good to be true? Take a bite to believe what a wonderful baker you are!

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