Brownie in a mug recipe
Quick and Yummy Brownie
Did you know that cooking is a great craft for you to do with your children? Sure to be a hit!
I use to do preschool out of my home many years ago and every Friday the kids and I would cook. I would let them help me measure, spoon, crack eggs, roll, cut, and stir as we put our recipe together. It is a great time to practice counting skills. I have a recipe to share that is awesome to make with our children. It is a Brownie in a mug and is extremely easy and very yummy! So the next time you have a blah blah rainy day with nothing to do, you can make one of these goodies. For Momma it’s a quick fix if you are craving a jolt of chocolate or a bit of sweetness. Most of the ingredients are staples you most likely have in your pantry. Let each child make their own right in the coffee mug.
This is a fabulous idea for a Birthday, give each child a cup painted with chalk board paint, with the recipe for the Coffee mug brownie on the mug.
Brownie in a cup
First we will want to assemble all of our ingredients:
This recipe makes one brownie in a mug
We will need:
1 coffee mug
4 tablespoons flour
4 tablespoons of sugar
2 tablespoons Veg oil
2 tablespoons cocoa
2 tablespoons of water
1/4 teaspoon of vanilla
A dash of salt
Mix together all the wet ingredients in the coffee mug.
Add all the dry ingredients. Stir until all mixed together.
Place in the Microwave for 1 minute
Let cup cool for about 10 minutes
Add to your Brownie
For variations on the brownie itself try adding a handful of any of these ingredients to the brownie mixture before putting in the microwave:
Peanut butter chips
Heath bar pieces
or any other idea you might have
Toppings for your Brownie
Toppings for your Brownie
Top you mug brownie with one of these toppings: Or one of your own
A dollop of whipped cream,
Vanilla ice cream, you can also add choc fudge topping , whipped cream, nuts and a cherry for a very special treat.
Berries of your choosing
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