Gemma’s Best Ever Chocolate Mug Cake

You are going to love this easy and delicious Chocolate Mug Cake Recipe and it’s the best ever. Watch the video now.

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WHOot Contributor Gemma is back and she’s here to share her best ever chocolate mug cake recipe. What makes hers the best you ask?

Gemma is famous for her mug cakes, so much so she even has a book. She turned her most popular chocolate cake into a mug version. It’s incredibly delicious and also super moist.

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Chocolate Mug Cake Recipe

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  • 2 1/2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 Tblsp unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • Pinch of salt
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 teaspoon oil (canola, veg, s/flwer)
  • 1 small egg*
  • 2 Tblsps chocolate chips

*If you would prefer an eggless chocolate mug cake, you can find substitute ingredients here.

Chocolate Mug Cake Video

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In the video, Gemma shows you how to make her famous chocolate mug cake. She uses a 1200 power microwave so take this into consideration and be sure not to overcook. For all of Gemma’s tips, click Play above ^

Gemma Stafford’s Cook Book

Bigger Bolder Baking

Gemma is the queen of the baking scene and now you can purchase her incredibly popular cookbook. It will teach you how to bake fearlessly and it’s the perfect kitchen companion.

  • Purchase Gemma’s Book Here

We would also suggest that you try out her famous No-Churn 2 Ingredient Ice Cream. It has had over 10 million views and has been hugely popular.

  • Find The Recipe Here

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