Mug cakes are my favourite! These are perfect for a quick dessert snack in between meals or even to binge while watching our favourite Netflix show. This time, I thought of bringing you a very simple, vanilla mug cake recipe. This one requires a few ingredients and can be prepared in a microwave really quick. Scroll down for its easy recipe.

Vanilla Mug Cake Recipe Card

This easy to make microwave cake requires a few ingredients and tastes just amazing!

Total Time :
5 min
Preparation Time :
4 min
Cooking Time :
1 min
Servings :
Cooking Level :
Tanya Malik


  • 1/4 Cup All Purpose Flour Or Maida
  • 1/4 Tsp Baking Powder
  • 2 Tsp White Sugar
  • 1/2 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 3 Tbsp Milk
  • 2 Tbsp Butter
  • Dash Of Salt
  • Chocolate Sauce Or Sprinkles


Step 1
Take a microwave safe mug and add flour, sugar, baking powder and salt. Stir well.
Step 2
Now add milk, melted butter and vanilla extract. Mix till the batter becomes smooth. You can stir in sprinkles or add them later.
Step 3
Place the mug in the microwave and cook for a minute. If it doesn't cook after a minute, let it cook for a few more seconds.
Step 4

vanilla cake at home

Take the mug out and top with some chocolate sauce or ice cream of your choice. Enjoy!