4 Autumn Mug Cakes

For some reason mug cakes feel like more of an Autumn treat rather than a Summer treat. As we enter the colder months, getting snuggled up in a blanket with a mug cake sounds so inviting, right? Here are 4 mug cake recipes to take with you into the Autumn and Winter months!

1b-2

SPICED APPLE MUG CAKE

Ingredients:

  • 6 tbsp self-raising flour
  • 4 tbsp caster sugar
  • 1 medium egg, beaten
  • 3 tbsp milk
  • 1 tsp cinnamon
  • half a grated apple

2a

GINGERBREAD MAN MUG CAKE

Ingredients:

  • 6 tbsp self-raising flour
  • 4 tbsp caster sugar
  • 1 medium egg, beaten
  • 3 tbsp milk
  • 1 tsp grounded ginger
  • handful of raisins

10a

OOZEY ORANGE CHOCOLATE MUG CAKE

Ingredients:

  • 4 tbsp self-raising flour
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 4 tbsp caster sugar
  • 1 medium egg, beaten
  • 3 tbsp milk
  • zest of half a orange
  • Dark chocolate (melted in a bowl over a saucepan simmering with boiling water)

5b

BANANA BREAD MUG CAKE

Ingredients:

  • 6 tbsp self-raising
  • 4 tbsp caster sugar
  • half a medium egg, beaten
  • 2 tbsp milk
  • 2 tbsp Β banana, mashed

6b

Making And Baking:

This recipe below applies to each of the mug cakes above. Makes 2.

  1. Add the dry ingredients; flour (and cocoa powder if used) and sugar into a bowl and mix together
  2. Add the beaten egg, milk and mix together with the dry ingredients
  3. Mix in the flavourings (e.g. banana, apple, cinnamon, ginger, orange zest, raisins; according to the recipes above)
  4. Divide the mixture between two mugs, however don’t fill them over half way otherwise they may overflow.
  5. Place in the microwave for 2-3 minutes until they are firm to touch.
  6. Allow to cool. Decorate as you want; example: melted dark chocolate can be added to the top of the chocolate orange mug cake.

Mug cakes are the perfect quick and easyΒ treat. Orange chocolate, cinnamon and ginger… can you get any more ‘autumn’?! Enjoy!

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8 thoughts on “4 Autumn Mug Cakes

  1. After your lovely comment on my post I had to check out your blog – and this has my mouth watering!! Wanting to rush home from work and try this out – looks amazing!!

    Amy xx

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