Have you heard of mug cakes? I’m a recent convert because it makes the perfect dessert for one person. Usually it just requires the ability to stir with a spoon or fork! Most of the recipes take just a few minutes. If you have a little bit of flour, sugar, and an egg on hand, you’re ready to go.
So, to satisfy those late night cravings for cookies in a cup, here are six of our favorite recipes for you to try!
Six Microwavable Desserts for Late Night Snacks
1. Chocolate Chip Cookie by Sweetest Kitchen
You can never go wrong with the Old Faithful of cookies. Warm, gooey chocolate chips is never not satisfying. It’s the taste of childhood!
Suggested Netflix Pairing: Fuller House
2. Snickerdoodle by Inner Drive
This recipe is a great alternative to the standard snickerdoodle. Plus it’s WAY easier to make than a batch of cookies. Bonus: It’s paleo!
Suggested Netflix Pairing: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
3. Brownie by Simply Recipes
Brownies are the ultimate comfort dessert. They’re the perfect treat to fight off a cold, dreary day. Top it off with a giant scoop of ice cream, and you can eat your feelings until the sun goes down.
Suggested Netflix Pairing: House of Cards
Peanut butter cookie + ice cream + open window + warm breeze = the perfect Spring day. Smell the freedom in the air!
Suggested Netflix Pairing: Orange is the New Black
5. Matcha Cookie by Kirbie Cravings
Matcha! Matcha! Matcha! Jan Brady might not be a fan, but you’ll be in a state of zen with this cookie. Bonus: You’ll be on trend!
Suggested Netflix Pairing: Grace & Frankie
6. Butterbeer Cake by Living Locurto
You’re in college now so you’re pretty sure your Hogwarts letter isn’t coming. You’ll be ok though because you have one thing that Harry can’t use in his dorm: a microwave.
Suggested Netflix Pairing: Sense8