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Easy & Rich Chocolate Cake - 3 Ingredients, 3 Minutes in the Microwave

Easy & Rich Chocolate Cake - 3 Ingredients, 3 Minutes in the Microwave

You can make a rich chocolate cake without using an oven in just 10 minutes! This easy cake only uses one dish.

Ingredients: 1 silicone steamer

Cake batter
Pancake mix
100 g
Milk cocoa powder
4 tablespoons
Milk
90 ml
Toppings
Chocolate bar (optional)
20 g
If using pure cocoa powder:
Pure cocoa powder
2 tablespoons
Sugar
4 tablespoons

Steps

1. Place the pancake mix, cocoa powder, and milk (and sugar if using unsweetened cocoa) into the silicone steamer and combine well.
2. Break the chocolate into pieces and add 2/3 to the batter. Stir well. Place the remaining 1/3 on the top.
3. Cover the silicone steamer with the lid and microwave for 3 minutes at 500 W. Leave for another 3 minutes with the lid on to steam.
4. Once it has finished steaming, remove from the container and place on a rack to cool.
5. It tastes delicious whether you enjoy it right away while the chocolate is still gooey, or if you chill it in the refrigerator.

Story Behind this Recipe

I had a lot of milk cocoa powder leftover so I came up with this recipe to make a rich chocolate cake using the powder.