• 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 egg
  • 4 tablespoons self raising flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon or nutmeg
  • jam (optional)

Adjust ingredients for personal taste.

Serves 1

Tested by Sebastopol Girl Guides


  1. Melt 2 tablespoons of butter in a mug (approx. 20 seconds)
  2. Add to the mug then mix together: sugar, milk, vanilla extract, egg
  3. Add to the mug then mix together: self raising flour, ground cinnamon or nutmeg
  4. Make a hole in the middle and drop in some jam
  5. Put the cup in the microwave for 60 seconds on high
  6. Sit aside to finish cooking for a few minutes
  7. Sprinkle with extra cinnamon and sugar (optional)

Be prepared to adjust cooking time for different microwaves and mug sizes/thicknesses.

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