Food / 30 July, 2017 / My Baba

Chocolate Orange Marble Mug Cake

Marble cake is as delicious to eat as it is fun to look at! Here you can make the quickest and easiest marble cake in a mug cake version.

Prepare: 3 minutes Microwave: 1 minute, 30 seconds, Cool: 1 minute

Ingredients

  • 3 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 medium egg
  • 3 tablespoons caster sugar
  • 5 tablespoons self-raising flour
  • zest of 1/2 medium orange, plus extra to decorate
  • 1 teaspoon orange juice
  • 1/2 tablespoon cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon double cream
  • a pinch of salt

What you need

  • a microwavable mug

Method

In a bowl, beat together the oil, egg, sugar and flour until smooth.

Pour roughly half the mixture into another bowl.

To one of the bowls add the orange zest and juice, and mix together.

To the other bowl add the cocoa, cream and salt, and stir thoroughly.

Into the mug, drop alternate teaspoons of the orange mixture and the chocolate mixture, until you have used up all of both.

Microwave for 1 minute 30 seconds at 800W. The cake will rise, and should still be quite wet to touch. (It also may well drip a little down the sides of the mug as it is such a moist batter.)

Leave the mug cake to cool for 1 minute before eating and decorate with a little extra orange zest.

In The Spotlight

New Rosa & Blue For Silver Cross Sleep Range

The Rosa & Blue for Silver Cross sleep range is crafted from the perfect blend of soft bamboo and organic cotton. Rosa & Blue are sleepwear specialists, creating endearing essentials to ensure the softest sleep for your baby.

Discover two premium sleep sets adorned with beautiful illustrations, hand-painted exclusively for this luxurious new collection.

 

SHOP HERE

Latest posts

Product Reviews / 11 July, 2024

Best Travel Games And Accessories For A Peaceful Trip

Competitions / 11 July, 2024

WIN! A Bundle Of Preschool Books Worth £100 From Puffin Books

Recipes / 10 July, 2024

Gunpowder Prawns With Chopped Salad And Rotis

My Baba Measure / 10 July, 2024

The Measure: What’s Hot For Parents & Kids

Education / 10 July, 2024

Why Are Schools Banning Smartphones?