Can I interest you in a healthyish gooey chocolate mug brownie? This 3 ingredient chocolate mug cake recipe is going to your new fave quick and easy healthier dessert!
- 1 egg
- 2 tbsp pure maple syrup*
- 2 tbsp cocoa powder
- optional: whipped cream, chocolate chips, Skor bits, etc
- In a coffee mug, whisk together the egg, maple syrup and cocoa powder. If using a larger mug, feel free to double the recipe! Microwave the mug for 40 seconds** or until puffed up and fudgy looking! Top with chocolate chips, whipped cream, or anything else you want. Enjoy!
*I like my chocolate cake on the less sweet side; if you want to amp up the sweetness, you can add 1/2 tsp of granulated sugar
**Depending on your microwave’s wattage the cook time may vary. Start with 40 seconds and if it’s not cooked, pop it back in for another 10-15 seconds.
- Prep Time: 2 minutes
- Cook Time: 1 minutes
- Category: dessert
- Method: microwave
- Cuisine: american
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