12 Easy Mug Meals That Actually Taste Good When Cooked in the Microwave
Think you don't have time to make breakfast? Wrong. Once you've mixed up this basic muffin batter, it'll just take a minute to "bake" in your microwave. Literally, one minute. Oh, and don't skimp on the buttery, cinnamon streusel topping, either. Get the recipe HERE.
Another weekday breakfast miracle. Whisk together eggs, milk, cheese, herbs – whatever you like, really – and, in under two minutes, you’ll have a perfect scramble. Get the recipe HERE.
Between the apples, cinnamon and honey, this meal is like a warm hug … in a mug. (We know, sorry.) Get the recipe HERE.
EGG FRIED RICE
This dish has peppers, onions, peas and bean sprouts, but you can add whatever veggies or protein your heart desires – and it cooks up faster than it would take for you to place a delivery order. Get the recipe HERE.
SPINACH, CHICKPEA, & FETA PASTA
This hearty, healthy veggie dish can be all yours in less than 10 minutes. The chickpeas provide the protein, but for an extra punch, add some diced, cooked chicken breast. Get the recipe HERE.
MUSHROOM & THYME RISOTTO
A good risotto is a beautiful thing, but making it usually requires a lot of love, attention, and stirring. Save yourself the wrist cramp with this easy microwave method. Get the recipe HERE.
SAUSAGE & CHEESE SPAGHETTI
SPINACH & RICOTTA LASAGNA
Soaking fresh lasagna sheets in hot water first means no boiling necessary – just layer, microwave and eat. You can go classic with red sauce and cooked meat, but we like this white, veggie-packed version with spinach, ricotta and mozzarella. Get the recipe HERE.
With just five simple ingredients, this one's a no-brainer. Using boxed white cake mix is a simple shortcut that will bring you back to your childhood, and you can swap in any kind of fruit you like for the peaches. Get the recipe HERE.
Is there really anything better than a batch of warm, fudgy brownies? How about one warm, fudgy brownie that cooks in under three minutes and you don’t have to share? Get the recipe HERE.
You almost certainly have all the ingredients to make this classic cookie come to life in mug cake form already – so what are you waiting for? Get the recipe HERE.
CHOCOLATE CHIP PUMPKIN CAKE
To go along with that other pumpkin-flavored concoction that comes in a coffee cup, whip up this easy cake with pumpkin purée, plenty of warm spices, and honey for sweetness. Plus, you don't have to wait until fall to enjoy it. Get the recipe HERE.