Mug Cakes & Meals 1 Minute Microwave Brownie In A Mug 4.44 from 2156 votes Create a Profile! × Sign Up Already have an account? Sign In Jump To Recipe Jump To Video Save Recipe Enjoy a single-serving, chocolatey brownie in a mug in no time with my 1 Minute Brownie in a Mug Recipe! By Gemma Stafford | April 28, 2021 | 1718 Last updated on February 21, 2023 This post may contain affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure for details. Hi Bold Bakers! Brownies are the ultimate treat. They’re packed with chocolate, have the perfect chew, and they’re easy to make. What’s not to love? Well, sometimes you don’t want to make an entire batch of them — because while they’re good, you might have plenty of reasons as to why you wouldn’t want to make an entire pan and eat them all. So, enter one of my most popular mug dessert recipes yet — my Microwave Mug Brownie! This indulgent Chocolate Brownie in a Mug is a single-serving of heaven just for you and possibly the best, fudgiest brownie ever (other than my Best-Ever Brownies). And it only takes 1 minute to make in the microwave — and a smaller amount of ingredients you would normally need to make a full batch. Now you have exactly zero excuses not to make a brownie for dessert tonight! What Is A Microwave Brownie In A Mug? Honestly, the title says it all. It’s a single serving brownie made with fewer ingredients, mixed together & microwaved right in a mug in about a minute. It’s fast, sweet, chocolatey, and everything you could want from a brownie. How Long Does It Take To Make A Brownie in a Mug? Everyone loves a Chocolate Brownie! Whether you are a chewy brownie lover or a fudgy gooey brownie lover, at the end of the day we all love the same cake. The fact that you can mix it in less than 5 minutes and cook it in 1 minute seems too good to be true, but it’s not! My microwave mug brownie is the real deal! How To Make A Microwave Mug Brownie If you’re looking for the easiest brownie recipe, this is it. If you’re looking for the fastest brownie recipe, this is also it. Here’s how you make it (and don’t forget to get the full written recipe, with measurements, down below): In a medium microwavable mug (roughly 1 cup measurement) mix together the flour, cocoa powder, brown sugar, and salt — yes, you can do this right in the mug! In to the dry ingredients add in the milk, oil, and vanilla extract and mix together until you form your batter. Combine it, but be sure not to overmix. Mix in the chocolate chips. (If you don’t want to cook them off straight away, then place them in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours!) Microwave for 1 minute 40 seconds – 1 minute 50 seconds or until it has risen and the batter doesnt look wet. (Timing is based on my 1200W microwave so your timing might vary). Serve warm with vanilla ice cream & enjoy! The Secret To My Mug Cake & Brownie Recipes! Mug cakes made in the microwave are no longer dried wrinkled-up cakes at the bottom of your mug. When you microwave a mug dessert, you’re actually steaming the batter so it micro-bakes up moist and delicious. Just be sure not to overcook your brownie. In addition to my Microwave Mug Chocolate Brownie, make sure to check out my Nutella Mug Brownie! Take the few minutes it takes to make this mug cake to make your day or share it with someone else. Get 100+ More Mug Recipes! Get more Microwave Mug Meals including: Microwave Mug Pizza Nutella Mug Brownie Get 100 more Mug Meal recipes on my Gemma’s Mug Meals Collection page! Full (and printable) recipe below! Get more Mug Recipes! Microwave Mug Pizza3 Ingredient Nutella Brownie in a MugMicrowave Macaroni and Cheese in a MugGemma's Best-Ever Vanilla Mug CakeMicrowave Jelly Donut in a Mug: MugnutChocolate Mug Cake Trio Watch The Recipe Video! Play 1 Minute Microwave Brownie In A Mug Recipe 4.44 from 2156 votes Print Recipe Add to Favorites Loading… Enjoy a single-serving, chocolatey brownie in a mug in no time with my 1 Minute Microwave Mug Brownie recipe! Author: Gemma Stafford Servings: 1 Egg-Free Chocolate Single Serving Less than 30 Minutes Mug Prep Time 5 minutes minsCook Time 1 minute minTotal Time 6 minutes mins Enjoy a single-serving, chocolatey brownie in a mug in no time with my 1 Minute Microwave Mug Brownie recipe! Author: Gemma Stafford Servings: 1 Ingredients 4 tablespoons (1 ¼oz/35g) all-purpose flour3 - 4 tablespoons (1oz/28g) * unsweetened cocoa powder3 tablespoons dark brown sugarpinch of salt6 tablespoons (3floz/90ml) milk 2 tablespoons flavorless oil (canola oil/vegetable oil/sunflower oil)½ teaspoon vanilla extract1 tablespoon semi-sweet chocolate chips Instructions In a medium microwavable mug (roughly 1 cup measurement) mix together the flour, cocoa powder, brown sugar, and salt. In to the dry ingredients add in the milk, oil, and vanilla extract and mix together until you form your batter. Mix in the chocolate chips. (If you don’t want to cook them off straight away, then place them in the refrigerator for up to 24 hours.)Microwave for 1 minute 40 seconds - 1 minute 50 seconds or until it has risen and the batter doesn't look wet. (Timing is based on my 1200W microwave so your timing might vary). Serve warm with vanilla ice cream & enjoy!Enjoy 100+ more Mug recipes:Gemma's Mug Meals Collection page: https://www.biggerbolderbaking.com/gemmas-mug-meals/ Play Recipe Notes Cocoa is an acid ingredient - if you find it too strong adding a pinch of bicarbonate of soda will mellow it out or - reduce the amount of cocoa Cooking time will vary greatly depending on your microwave and the width and depth of the mug. Always keep a close eye on your mug while in the microwave so it doesn’t overflow or overcook Nutritional value: The calories are high due to sugar and oil. To lower these you can use more natural sugars and oil like coconut. Nutrition Facts 1 Minute Microwave Brownie In A Mug Recipe Amount Per Serving (1 RECIPE) Calories 707 Calories from Fat 423 % Daily Value* Fat 47g72%Saturated Fat 6g38%Polyunsaturated Fat 38gSodium 15mg1%Carbohydrates 73g24%Fiber 7g29%Sugar 46g51%Protein 6g12% * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.