Birthday Mug Cake

MogoBlog MogoLicious Tasty Tip of the Day: You can celebrate your birthday any day of the year, thanks to this single-serve birthday cake in a mug. All you have to do is combine the ingredients into a mug, microwave it for about two minutes, and voilà: Warm and delicious birthday cake for one.

Birthday Mug Cake


    • 4 tablespoons flour
    • 3 tablespoons sugar
    • ½ teaspoon baking powder
    • 2 tablespoons sprinkles, plus additional for topping
    • 3 tablespoons milk
    • 1 tablespoon oil
    • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
    • whipped topping, for topping, optional


    1. In a 12-ounce (375 ml) mug or larger, mix all ingredients until just combined.
    2. Microwave on high for 90 seconds to 2 minutes, watching to make sure it doesn’t spill over (depending on the size of the mug).
    3. Let cool one minute before eating. Top with whipped topping and sprinkles (optional).
    4. Enjoy!

Cook Time:  90 seconds to 2 minutes

Yields:  1 Mug with Attitude serving


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