Wait, what? A cake in 5 minutes? That’s right. In the next 5 minutes I will measure, mix and bake a chocolate cake. Dreams do come true. Start the clock:

5-minute Chocolate Cup-Cake

  • 4 tablespoons flour
  • A pinch of baking powder
  • 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 4 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 medium egg
  • 3 tablespoons Nutella
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 2 teaspoon chocolate chips

  1. Place all ingredients in a large cup or mug.
  2. Whisk together until smooth
  3. Microwave for 2½ minutes
  4. Enjoy!

I am using a large cup for this cake. It has enough room for toppings =) You can use any microwave-safe cup.

First, dry ingredients: flour, baking powder, cocoa powder, sugar:

Add Nutella, 1 egg, milk, oil and chocolate chips. Stir to combine:

Microwave for 2 1/2 minutes: