Microwave mug cakes

Ingredients

Store Cupboard

  • 1 large egg, beaten
  • 8 tbsp of self-raising flour
  • 4 tbsp of sugar
  • 2 tsp vanilla extract
  • 6 tsp golden syrup
  • cocoa powder, omit 1 tablespoon of flour and add 1 tablespoon cocoa
  • chocolate chips
  • mixed dried fruits, such as sultanas, raisins, currants, apricots and cherries
  • desiccated coconut, about 1 teaspoon per mug
  • jam, about 1 1/2 teaspoons per mug

Oils & Vinegars

  • 4 tbsp of rapeseed oil, vegetable oil, or melted butter

Dairy

  • milk, to mix into a loose batter

Fruit & Vegetables

  • 4 tbsp of Bramley apple, cooked and sweetened
  • lemon zest, or orange zest
  • lemon juice, or orange juice, in place of the milk