Super-Fast Nutella Mug Cake

For an indulgent treat for one, try our Super-Fast Nutella Mug Cake.

nutella mug cake

Our delicious Super-Fast Nutella Mug Cake will soon become a favourite. It only takes minutes to make and you won’t need an oven, but simply a mug and a microwave.

Serves: One

Time: Two minutes


  • 2 tablespoons self-raising flour
  • 2 tablespoons brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons Dutch cocoa powder
  • 1/4 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 large egg
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 2 tablespoons Nutella
  • Double cream or ice-cream, to serve
  • Chocolate sauce, to serve


In a bowl, mix together flour, sugar, cocoa and baking powder. Make a well in the centre of the mixture and add the egg, milk and oil. Mix well. Pour mixture into a 435ml (1 3/4 cup) mug. Spoon the Nutella into the centre. Microwave on high for 60 seconds or until risen. Serve with cream or ice-cream, or sprinkle with icing sugar or drizzle with chocolate sauce.



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