Friday, 30 March 2012

Nutella Mug Cake


Ah, who doesn't like Nutella. I think that it is against human nature to hate such a creation. Working as a cashier at Safeway, I would see many people buy tubs and tubs of Nutella, not caring that it's $8 a pop. They probably could even double the price and people would keep buying it.





Yes, it is another creation that requires only a mug and a microwave as baking tools. I was going to buy whipping cream or something to put on top of it, because then this cake would be KILLER, but I couldn't wait long enough. I know that if I were to have waited a day longer, all the Nutella would have been gone. You see, I have a problem. I am Cathleen, and I am a Nutella addict. I eat it right out of the bowl, telling myself aloud "alright, this is my last spoonful" as my spoon dives a second, third, forth time into the jar. All involuntarily. My hand has a mind of its own. This is why I can only bake a personal-sized cake with Nutella.



What you'll need:

-1/4 cup flour
-1/4 teaspoon baking powder
-1/8 teaspoon salt
-4 tablespoons sugar
-1 egg
-3 tablespoons cocoa powder
-3 tablespoons Nutella
-3 tablespoons milk
-3 tablespoons vegetable oil


Directions:

    1.   Combine the flour, baking powder and salt in a large mug.
    2.   Add the remaining ingredients into the mug, mixing with a fork until all the lumps are gone, and the batter is smooth
    3.   Microwave for 1 1/2-3 minutes. Enjoy!

16 comments:

  1. omg, this is deadly stuff! im a nutella addict, so much so i stopped buyin, its just so addictive.. but this mug cake is seriously dangerous, im afraid im gonna be making this very very often!

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  2. Nice and quick indulgences every now and then surely won't hurt. :)

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  3. My stomach is growling. It really looks delicious and I certainly will have to make these for my gang. I hope you have a great weekend. Blessings...Mary

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  4. This is looking sooooo tempting and sinfully delicious.

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  5. I love nutella and we eat it almost everyday as nutella sandwich. Kids are allowed to eat it after regular (savory) sandwich. But I am doing it so that I can enjoy it. =) Your nutella mug cake sounds wonderful. I've never made cake in a mug and this is something I really want to try!

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  6. I have never actually had nutella, but apparently it is the best thing ever :) This cake looks so simple and tasty.

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  7. This looks wonderful and easy! Do you have a way to follow your blog by email?

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    1. I'm kind of new to blogging.. I have now just created a follow by e-mail thing on the right-hand side!

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  8. Microwave mug cakes are such clever, quick treats! This one certainly looks like it could effortlessly stop a dessert craving right in its tracks.

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  9. my all time fav...heavenly delicious..;)
    Tasty Appetite

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  10. I have made this following a fellow blogger(beingFab) post..it is just awesome!!

    http://sushmita-smile.blogspot.in

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  11. if you're a nutella addict, i'm sure this one mug nutella cake will not be enough for you, it sounds delicious!

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  12. being a nutella addict this is the best i guess !! looks so yumm.. Thanks for dropping into my blog!!

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  13. Wow this is genius- I can never quit licking the spoon when using Nutella in recipes!

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  14. Se ve muy tentador ahora preparo nutela en casa voy a hacer su receta,abrazos

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