I just love microwave desserts made in a mug. You can make just one serving, so you won’t be tempted with any extra laying around. And, it takes no time at all. It’s the perfect movie date night snack at home.
No waiting 30 minutes or an hour for something to bake in the oven. Or maybe you dont have an oven? These microwave desserts are ready in about 2 minutes, maybe 5 minutes, and ready to eat. The clean up is so easy because it’s all made right in the mug.
Scroll on down to check out these 25 Microwave Desserts and find the perfect one to fix your cravings. You probably have all the ingredients right at home.
If you live in a dorm where all you have a microwave, these are the perfect single-serving treats. Chocolate Cake in the microwave? Yes please! There’s even a Peach Cobbler on the list you can make right in the microwave! Doesn’t that sound delicious?
There’s something for everyone on this list from keto-friendly to gluten free and egg free.
25 Microwave Desserts
Craving something sweet but just want to make a single serving? Check out these 28 delectable and delicious desserts you can make in the microwave in just a couple of minutes.
Now here is an idea for when you don't have time to bake but you still need some tasty treats ASAP. It will actually take you longer to read this recipe than to make it! And that sounds like a win-win to me!
A single serve, Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Mug for those times when you are craving a warm gooey, freshly baked cookie, but don’t want to bake an entire batch. You can quite literally go from zero to cookie in minutes!
A single-serve All Natural Funfetti Mug Cake that’s gluten-free, vegan, and allergy-free! Perfect for a quick holiday or birthday treat for one. It’s the quickest dessert recipe baked right in the microwave!
Tart and sweet raspberries combine with omega-3 packed flax and lovely vanilla to create one taste bud pleasing breakfast. This raspberry mug cake is cooked in 90 seconds, is gluten-free, vegan, and refined sugar-free!
Celebrate fall with this easy Pumpkin Nutella Microwave Mug Cake recipe! This fall recipe creates a single-serving dessert made with pumpkin puree, Nutella hazelnut spread, cinnamon, pumpkin pie spice, and basic kitchen staples. This recipe is perfect for late-night cravings and college students.
Do you ever just want a piece of cake, but who wants to go to the trouble of making an entire cake? It takes too long and buying one can be pretty expensive. That’s why microwave mug cakes are so perfect. Cake in about 3 minutes to hit that sweet spot.
A moist and fudgy chocolate brownie loaded with rich chocolate chunks. Made in your microwave and ready in less than 5 minutes. This microwave mug brownies is perfect for that gotta have it NOW chocolate craving!
This Banana Chocolate Chip Minute Muffin will hit all the right taste buds. Whether it’s for a quick breakfast or for an afternoon snack, this recipe will satisfy a sweet tooth and fill a hungry belly without the guilt involved. This recipe is easy enough that big kids can even make it themselves with little effort. It’s a much better choice than store-bought banana muffins and doesn’t involve making an entire batch. Just a single serving that can be cooked using your microwave in exactly ONE minute!
This Strawberry Sweet Roll Vegan Mug Cake is quick, easy, super soft and squidgy and stuffed to bursting with sweet, juicy strawberries. Then for extra decadence, it’s drizzled in super simple, free flowing, thick, sweet frosting!
The easiest cornbread for one, with a twist! A Pumpkin Cornbread Mug Cake recipe made easily in the microwave, gluten-free, and vegan! This healthy little treat can be served for breakfast, a snack, or even dessert!
This mug cake is not only quick and easy, but it’s super moist and indulgent. What makes this recipe special is the combination of chocolate chips and coffee in the bottom of the mug. Once microwaved, this turns into a velvety, fudgy sauce that mixes perfectly with the mocha cake on top.
Did you find a favorite dessert to try? I’m about to make some Banana Bread with Nutella in the microwave. Look for that recipe soon.
Just Microwave It!
You can make so many things in the microwave, not just dessert. We have recipes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and dessert. Did you know all the recipes on this blog are made in the microwave?