We all get the urge to eat something sweet from time to time, and making an elaborate desert can take a lot of time, which is very annoying. Instead of sitting for hours next to the oven to bake a chocolate cake, read the following lines to find out which are the 5 simple desserts that you can cook in the microwave, and the next time when you crave for something sweet, give these fast and easy recipes a try. If you don’t have a microwave yet, we seriously advice you to invest in the best 2016 microwave oven, as it will help you save a lot of time in the kitchen. This year’s microwave ovens are very diverse, and believe it or not, they are even easier to use than older models. That being said, here are our top microwave deserts:
1. Chocolate mug cake
This amazing and delicious dessert is very simple to make, and it will take you only a couple of minutes to prepare it.
The ingredients necessary to make 2 chocolate mug cakes for you to be able to share one with your lover are 1/2 cup of all-purpose flour, 1/2 cup of milk, 1/2 cup of granulated sugar, 1/2 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder, 1/2 teaspoon of baking powder, 1/4 cup of canola oil, 1/2 teaspoon of kosher salt.
In a small bowl you should whisk together the salt, the baking powder, the sugar, the cocoa powder, and the flour, and in a measuring cup, whisk together the oil and milk.
Pour them in the same container, divide the batter between the two mugs that have already been half filled with water, and place them in the microwave for 70 seconds.
When the time is up, let them rest in the microwave for a minute, and after you take them out of the microwave you can top them with whipped cream or ice cream.
2. Brownie in a mug
To make the delicious brownie in a mug, you need 1/4 cup of flour, 2 tablespoons of cocoa, a pinch of salt, 1/4 cup of sugar, a pinch of cinnamon, 2 drops of vanilla extract, 1 scoop of ice cream, 1/4 cup of water, and 2 tablespoons of canola oil.
You simply mix the ingredients together in the mug, put the mug in the microwave, and after 1 minute and a half you can enjoy this delicious dessert.
3. Dark chocolate fondue
Nothing compares to the sweet taste of chocolate, and the perfect way to take care of your sweet tooth is definitely by making a fast serving of dark chocolate fondue that you can enjoy with some fresh strawberries.
For a single serving, all you need is 1 ounce of dark chocolate that has been broken into pieces, and 1/2 tablespoon of coconut milk. All you have to do is to melt the chocolate in the microwave for about 1 minute, and when the time is up, to add the coconut milk and stir them together until the mix reaches the desired consistency.
4. Pumpkin oatmeal cookie
To prepare this delicious cookie you need 1 tablespoon of nut butter, 1/4 tablespoon of cinnamon, 2 tablespoons of canned pumpkin, 3 tablespoons of rolled oats, 1 mashed banana, 3 tablespoons of milk, 3 tablespoons of raisins, and 1/2 tablespoon of pumpkin pie spice.
Mix the ingredients together, put them in the microwave for about 5 minutes, let the cookie cool, and enjoy its sweet taste.
5. Five-minute berry cobbler
This amazing recipe only takes you about five minutes to make, and all you need are 2 tablespoons of milk, 1 tablespoon of butter, 1/3 cup of flour, 3/4 cup of strawberries, 1/4 cup of powdered sugar, 1/2 tablespoon of baking powder, and 1 tablespoon of white sugar.
Mix all of the ingredients except for the strawberries well together, add the resulting dough on top of the strawberries, put them in the microwave for 2 minutes, and enjoy the instant desert.