3 Ingredient Nutella Mug Cake Recipe


  • 3 x Tbsp of Nutella.
  • 4 x Tbsp of self-rising flour.
  • 2 x Tbsp of milk.


  1. Add the Nutella, self-rising flour and milk into a mug.
  2. Mix and combine thoroughly until smooth.
  3. Place in Microwave on High for approximately 1-1½ minutes.
  4. Serve with Ice cream or a dollop of Nutella and enjoy!

Recipe Notes

  • When making this Nutella mug cake recipe in a microwave, please note: Microwaves can vary when it comes to High heat settings. You should adjust the timings depending on the wattage of your microwave. It’s a good idea to give this mug cake recipe a trial run before making for family and friends.
  • When picking a mug to bake your Nutella cake. Ensure the mug is plain or does not contain metallic decals or patterning that can be affected in the microwave.
  • Some great toppings or additions to this Nutella mug cake recipe are soft-scoop icecream, roasted hazelnuts or perhaps even a nice dollop of additional Nutella.