This 2 Minute Microwave Mug Brownie recipe is the perfect quick and easy to make recipe when you are wanting a sweet treat. Plus it only takes 2 minutes to make until you can enjoy the amazing sweet chocolaty brownie!
Microwave Mug Brownie
I love chocolate desserts, brownies are my specific favorite chocolate dessert. As much as I love them I don’t always want to wait for the time it takes for a whole pan to bake. I also don’t always want to leave evidence for my kids to see that I had a special treat at night while they were sleeping. My solution is this easy to make, perfectly chocolaty, Microwave brownies in a coffee mug.
Of course, I could always make a batch of homemade brownies, but sometimes I just am not in the mood to wait for them to bake. I can whip up this Microwave Mug Brownie recipe and have a tasty chocolaty brownie in under 5 minutes. It is perfect!
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This single-serve chocolate brownie is made in a coffee mug in the microwave and it is perfect for a quick fix when you are wanting a chocolate brownie. It has all the flavors of a rich chocolate brownie that you love with the ease of being made in a mug in the microwave.
This single serve brownie is perfect for a quick late night snack, a treat for the kids learning how to cook and those college students who only have a microwave in their dorm.
Tips for Making this recipe
Use a quality cocoa powder. Using a quality cocoa powder will give you the best rich chocolate brownie flavor.
Add Chocolate chips. You can add chocolate chips if you want to, and add 2 tablespoons at most. You can use milk chocolate chips, semi-sweet chocolate chips or even peanut butter chips.
Use a large mug. You want to use a mug that is at least 14 ounces when you are making this recipe to give room for the brownie to cook.
Water or milk. You can use water or milk in this recipe. Using milk will give it stronger chocolate flavor.
Let the brownie cool before eating. The mug will be hot when you take it out of the microwave so be sure to let it cool a bit before eating.
Do not over mix. When mixing everything just mix and stir until everything is combined.
How long do you cook a Microwave brownie?
This part you will have to play with a bit as all microwaves are different. For mine it takes 1 minute and 40 seconds, but depending on your microwave it can take up to 2 minutes to cook.
How to Serve Microwave Brownie
You can eat the Microwave Brownie in a Mug as is but the best way to enjoy it I think is with some whipped cream or a scoop of ice cream.
Microwave Mug Brownie Ingredients
- 1/4 cup flour
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 2 tablespoon cocoa powder
- pinch of salt
- 2 tablespoons vegetable or canola oil
- 1/4 cup water
- 1/8 teaspoon vanilla extract
How to Make Microwave Mug Brownie
In a heatproof mug stir together the flour, sugar, cocoa powder, and salt.
Stir in the oil and water until it is well combined.
Place in your microwave for one minute and 40 seconds. Depending on the strength of your microwave you may need to put it in for a little longer but you’ll have to experiment with your microwave.
Easy chocolate Desserts
Microwave Mug Brownie
- In a heatproof mug stir together the flour, sugar, cocoa powder, and salt.
- Stir in the oil and water until it is well combined.
- Place in your microwave for one minute and 40 seconds.
23 Weight Watchers Smart Points per mug on the Freestyle Program