5 Minute Chocolate Cake

5 Minute Chocolate Cake


4 Tbsp sugar
1 egg
4 Tbsp milk
3 Tbsp vegetable oil
1 splash vanilla extract


  • Add dry ingredients to a coffee¬†mug, and mix well.
  • Add the egg and mix thoroughly.
  • Pour in the milk and oil and mix well..
  • Add the chocolate chips (if using) and vanilla extract, and mix again.
  • Put your mug in the microwave and cook for 3 minutes at 1000 watts. The cake will rise over the top of the mug, but don't be alarmed!
  • Allow to cool a little, and tip out onto a plate if desired.


Food Groups

Total Time
5 min
Prep Time
Inactive Time
Cook Time
5 min
1 serving