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Mocha Fudge Mug Cake

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  • Author: KJ & Company - Kate Poskochil
  • Total Time: 6 minutes, 30 seconds
  • Yield: 1 mug cake 1x


Mocha Fudge Mug Cakes are the answer to any quick and simple dessert request! All the wonderful, fudgy, moist flavors of a chocolate cake in the palm of your hand, literally. You can have a spoonful of chocolate cake in your mouth in under 5 minutes, how great is that? Mix up a batch of these Mocha Fudge Mug Cakes for a delicious chocolate dessert.


  • 3 tablespoons flour
  • 3 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 tablespoons Dutch processed cocoa powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon instant espresso powder
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 cup chocolate chips

Topping ideas:

  • Chocolate chips
  • Whipped cream
  • Ice cream
  • Cocoa powder
  • Chocolate covered espresso beans


  1. Combine the flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder and espresso powder together in a microwave-safe mug until clump-free.
  2. Add in the oil, milk and vanilla and stir until smooth. Stir in the chocolate chips.
  3. Microwave for 1 minute and 30 seconds, or until a toothpick inserted into the middle comes out clean. Let the mug cake cool for a few minutes before topping with desired toppings. Enjoy!


  • Dutch processed cocoa powder is highly recommended for this recipe, but regular can also be used.
  • If your microwave cooks hot, check the mug cake at the 1 minute mark to see if it needs another 15-30 seconds.
  • Nutritional information for this recipe is only an estimate. The accuracy of the nutritional information for any recipe on this site is not guaranteed.
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 1 minute, 30 seconds
  • Category: Desserts
  • Method: Microwave


  • Serving Size: 1
  • Calories: 867
  • Sugar: 60.1g
  • Sodium: 59mg
  • Fat: 57.1g
  • Carbohydrates: 87.7g
  • Fiber: 5.3g
  • Protein: 9.1g
  • Cholesterol: 13mg

Keywords: Mocha Fudge Mug Cake

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