Whoever invented mug cakes was probably a college student looking for a way to have a couple bites of cake without having to make a whole cake. For the most part, college dorm rooms don’t have an oven and even if they did, a whole cake is a lot for one or two people.
Mug cakes are the perfect single-serving rich and delicious treats that are there for us when we’re staying in on a Saturday night or while we’re pulling an all-nighter to finish a paper that we forgot about. Instead of googling the best mug cakes, here’s a list compiling the yummiest mug cakes around.
For when you want to hop on the latest food trend.
If you can’t decided between Oreos or cake, why not have both?
A healthier cake that has a little boost of espresso.
For the nights when you need chocolate on chocolate on chocolate.
For feeling #basic.
Make this if you’re dying to go camping but you live in a city with no woods to be found.
7. Mug Brownies
For the nights when you are feeling a little homesick.
This one definitely qualifies as comfort food.
Cheesecake Factory feels without all the insane amount of calories.