Topped with vanilla icing, this delicious and fluffy, easy vanilla mug cake can be prepared in just 90 seconds! Find out the detailed recipe below!

Easy Vanilla Mug Cake.

Do you ever make a mug cake before? If not, then don’t worry, this classic vanilla mug cake can be easily prepared by a newbie baker. Besides, if you are a big fan of the Old Fashioned Hershey’s chocolate cake, then this recipe is for you!

Easy Vanilla Mug Cake

Cook Time: 1 Minute 30 Seconds

Yields: One Serving


For the Cake:

  • 4 Tablespoons Flour
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Baking Powder
  • 3 Tablespoons Sugar
  • 1/2 Tablespoon Butter (Softened)
  • 4 Tablespoons Milk
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • Pinch of salt

For the Icing:

  • 3 Tablespoons Powdered Sugar
  • 1 Teaspoon Butter (Softened)
  • 1 Tablespoon Milk
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract


  • Bowl
  • Non-stick Cooking Spray
  • A Mug
  • Electric Mixer
  • 16 Ounce Coffee Mug

Preparation Directions

For Cake

  1. Take a bowl and pour all the ingredients into it & mix them well using an electric mixer, until the ingredients are combined properly.
  2. Now, grease the mug with a non-stick cooking spray lightly.
  3. Transfer the mug in the microwave and heat on high for 1 minute 30 seconds.
  4. Once it’s done, take it out from the microwave and set aside.

For Icing

  1. Add 3 Tablespoons powdered sugar, 1 teaspoon butter, 1 tablespoon milk, and 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract into a bowl and stir them well.
  2. Now, drizzle the icing all over the cake either inside the mug or on a plate.
  3. Topped the cake with heavy whipped cream and strawberry. (Optional)
  4. Your easy vanilla mug cake is ready to serve. Enjoy!

Cooking Note:

  • If you want a thicker icing, then add more sugar into it.
  • For thinner icing, add a little bit of milk into the mixture.

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