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

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  January 16, 2018

it was dry but good

— says Joyce
Helpful?
Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
  January 13, 2018

It was great! It was quick and easy. Great with frosting or whipped cream. I would add more than 1 teaspoon of sprinkles though.

— says Me
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TWEAKS

Added frosting to the top

Difficulty
ChallengingA breeze
WOULD MAKE IT AGAIN?
Probably NotAbsolutely!
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