Birthday Party Mug Cake
Mug Cake Recipes

Birthday Party Mug Cake

Done in minutes, this mug cake is a delicious way to celebrate a birthday, shower, or any special event!

1
serving
5 min
PREP TIME
10 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Cake

2 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter

1/4 cup all-purpose flour

1 large Land O Lakes® Egg (yolk only)

2 tablespoons sugar

1 tablespoon milk

1 teaspoon vanilla

1/2 teaspoon baking powder

1 teaspoon decorator sprinkles

Topping

Vanilla ice cream or whipped cream, as desired

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Place butter into large coffee mug; microwave 30-45 seconds or until melted. Add all remaining cake ingredients except sprinkles; mix well with fork. Stir in sprinkles.

  2. STEP 2

    Microwave 60-90 seconds or until cake pulls away from sides and top is dry. (Do not overcook.) Cool slightly. Top with vanilla ice cream or whipped cream, as desired.

Tip #1

- Coffee mug should be at least 12 ounces.

Tip #2

- To give as a birthday gift, combine all dry ingredients in mug. Place mug in plastic gift bag; tie with ribbon. Attach birthday candle and directions to make cake.

Tip #3

This recipe can easily be doubled using 1 (1/4 cup) Land O' Lakes® Half Stick to make 2 mug cakes.

Nutrition

510Calories
29Fat (mg)
245Cholesterol (mg)
450Sodium (mg)
55Carbohydrates (g)
1Dietary Fiber
7Protein (g)

Reviews

Explore reviews from
our online community

  December 13, 2017

It was really soft and fluffy. It had the perfect amount of everything. Best mug cake I have ever had!!!

— says Julia
Helpful?
Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
  December 10, 2017

The details helped me a lot and the cake was kinda dry but everyone I made it for loves it

— says Angel
Helpful?
Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
Tried this recipe? Instagram it!
And don't forget to tag us @landolakesktchn.

More Recipes To Make

  • Half Stick Butter Recipes
     

    Half Stick Butter Recipes

    See Recipes

  • Desserts in a Mug
     

    Desserts in a Mug

    Sometimes you crave a little something sweet but you don’t feel like baking. All you need is a mug, a microwave and some pantry staples to make these simple desserts — and you don’t have to share.

    See Recipes

  • Birthday Cake Recipes
    Birthday Cake Recipes
     

    Birthday Cake Recipes

    Birthday cake ideas for kids and adults with sumptuous fillings, creamy icings and decorative touches! Find the right birthday cake recipe for any occasion!

    See Recipes

Featured In

Birthday Cake Recipes  

COLLECTION

Birthday Cake Recipes

Birthday cake ideas for kids and adults with sumptuous fillings, creamy icings and decorative touches! Find the right birthday cake recipe for any occasion!

See Recipes
loadingImage