Almond mug cake for Mary

Almond mug cake for Mary
Mug cakes are fun and quick to make. They cook in the microwave in about a minute and a half. This almond version is similar to the small cakes known as financiers.
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Last modified on: June 22th 2014

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How long does it take?
Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
7 min.2 min.9 min.

Step by step recipe

Stage 1
Almond mug cake for Mary : Photo of step #1
Melt 40 g butter, add 1 egg and 2 tablespoons cream and mix well.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
Almond mug cake for Mary : Photo of step #2
Mix together 2 tablespoons caster sugar, 1 tablespoon ground almonds, 2 tablespoons flour and ¼ teaspoon baking powder.

Stage 3 - 1 min.
Almond mug cake for Mary : Photo of step #3
Mix thoroughly.

Stage 4 - 3 min.
Almond mug cake for Mary : Photo of step #4
Divide the mixture evenly between the mugs.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
Almond mug cake for Mary : Photo of step #5
Cook one mug at a time (this is important) for 1 minute 30 seconds each at 850 Watts.

Stage 6
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Leave to cool for a few minutes before eating as the cake will be boiling in the centre when you take it out of the oven.
Another sort of mug cake you might like to try is chocolate mug cake.
A few hours.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
965 Kcal or 4,040 Kj18 gr72 gr67 gr
48 %7 %7 %10 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
416 Kcal or 1,742 Kj8 gr31 gr29 gr
21 %3 %3 %4 %
Per cakes
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
482 Kcal or 2,018 Kj9 gr36 gr34 gr
24 %3 %3 %5 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Milk, Egg, Nuts, Gluten
How much will it cost?
  • For 2 cakes : 1.31 €
  • Per cakes : 0.66 €

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