Seriously people, if you haven't heard of this recipe, or if you have heard of it and haven't tried it, you must. In need of a quick chocolate fix? This little recipe will solve your problem, in fact it can probably solve lots of problems :)
In 3 minutes, with a few simple ingredients, a microwavable mug, microwave, and measuring spoons, you can make this little chocolate cake.
Chocolate Cake in a Cup:
4 T flour
4 T sugar
2 T cocoa
3 T milk
3 T oil
3 T chocolate chips
1 small splash vanilla extract
1 pinch salt
(You can also add other items like marshmallows, nuts, etc.)
Get a microwavable coffee mug.
Add dry ingredients to mug and mix well.
Add egg and mix thoroughly.
Pour in milk and oil, mix well.
Add chocolate chips and vanilla (and other add-ins), and mix again.
Microwave for 3 minutes on high.
Allow to cool.
I first heard about this from my next door neighbor and have also read about it in other blogs. Justin and I have tried it several times and it's worked every time. Good stuff.
Sorry, no photos available, since I can't seem to upload them to my computer :(