'Better Bake' in a mug -dusted

Cake in a mug

This fruity little chocolate delight is exactly what it says on the tin

  • 1 tbsp almond milk
  • 1 tbsp raspberry jam
  • 2 tbsp almond flour
  • 3 tbsp plain flour
  • 1 tsp cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp sweetener
  • 1 small egg
  • Handful raspberries
  1. Simply pop everything but the raspberries into a medium-sized mug the the order they are listed.

  2. Give a good mix with a fork until you have a smooth batter

  3. Pop 3-4 raspberries into mixture.

  4. Place in the microwave and heat on full power for 1:40, or until mixture is risen and firm.`

  5. Lightly dust with icing sugar and top with raspberries.

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