Sunday, July 3, 2011

Chocolate cake in a mug

This is another recipe that I ve always bookmarked. And the day I saw @ Collaborative Curry; I decided not to bookmark it again but try it out at that moment. Yeah I made this long back and it now that my cake got a chance to take a place here. Thanks for the wonder recipe Nami..

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Ingredients:

All purpose flour         --   5 tbsp
Granulated sugar       --   5 tbsp
Cocoa                               --   2 tbsp
Salt                                    --   a pinch
Baking powder            --   1/2 tsp
Egg                                    --   1 large
Milk                                   --   4 tbsp
Vegetable oil                 --   4 tbsp
Pure vanilla extract   --   1 tsp

Preparation of the cake:

Mix all the dry ingredients in a bowl. Beat the eggs in a another bowl. Add other wet ingredients and mix it well until they are blended together. Now add the dry ingredients and mix well.

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Pour the batter into 2 tall microwave safe coffee mugs,half - filled. If you have short mugs you can use 3. I had one tall mug in which it came out perfect and the other was a bit short and the cake overflowed :), as you can see.

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Microwave the mugs,one at a time for a minute. If it does not get done in a minute, keep for another 20-30 seconds. Make sure you do not overcook. Mine came out in 1 min and 10 sec. Let it cool and then enjoy.

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23 comments:

  1. Such cute cakes in Mugs...Just loved them

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  2. Utterly delicious cake...looks really appetizing :)

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  3. Nitha the recipe is superb..but wat i like most is the presentatn esp the last pic awesome

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  4. ah this is one of my fav n i make this often.. in the mug perfect!!

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  5. Wowww.. looks absolutely perfect and tempting.. love the preparation dear !!
    Indian Cuisine

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  6. such a delight. easy quick yet delicious

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  7. Cake in a mug looks Cool !
    I have actually never tried making a cake in a microwave..it is amazing..cake is done in a minute and a few secs...I have to try this one...thanks

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  8. Love this quick and delicious cake anytime,beautiful clicks..

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  9. wow..another first class chocolate recipe dear..looks fab..:)
    Tasty Appetite

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  10. wow!simple n easy to make...will try it nitha!!the first photo is superb da!adipoli!

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  11. Tickling my tongue..looks so appealing,I too have this in my to do list from their blog,the pics are really tempting :)

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  12. Cool n cute cake in a mug..sure to try it out soon..instant make too!!

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  13. Perfect and yummy cake! eAdipoli pics and presentation Nitha..

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  14. Oh it's tempting to have cake that close at hand and easy to make 8)

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  15. Super cake...looks so cute...and yummy...for me its too gud as I need not go to my hubby and ask to have it(to finish the cake)...as he doesn't like chocolate...I can do it all by myself...

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  16. Nitha.. it seems its chocolate season in your blog.. chocolate fudge, cake.. ohhhh
    all snaps are amazing dear..and soon i wl try ur fudge recipe (chocolate finished at home :(..

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  17. adipoli nitha...cake looks so simple, delicious and soft..pass me that cup , I can finish it in no time..

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  18. Looks yummy and lovely cake in mug.

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  19. Nice clicks and soft and spongy looking one pot cake... U have a wonderful blog... Happy to follow u...

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