Microwave Choc Chip Cookie

Microwave Choc Chip CookieLast Christmas I was bought possibly the greatest cook book in the history of the world. I won’t lie, it’s also likely the most dangerous cook book in the world for your waistline, but my oh my is it amazing!

Microwave Choc Chip Cookie Mug CakesIt’s this delightful Mug Cakes cook book. I have since tried quite a few recipes from it and have genuinely not been disappointed once. This particular recipe however, is not actually a cake. It’s a cookie. A single serve, deep dish, chocolate chip cookie to be precise. And it’s made in just 1 minute in your microwave. I mean seriously, I can’t possess this recipe and not try it out right? That would be a crime against baking!

So here is what you will need to make 1 deep dish chocolate chip cookie.

  • 1 tbsp (15g) Unsalted Butter
  • 1 tbsp Caster Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Soft Light Brown Sugar
  • 1 Egg Yolk
  • 1/4 tsp Vanilla Extract
  • 3 tbsp Plain Flour
  • Pinch of Salt
  • 2 tbsp Chocolate Chips
  • A Scoop of Your Favourite Ice Cream, Optional to Serve

Essential Equipment

  • A Small Mug or Large Ramekin*

* I used a 10cm Ø x 4cm deep ramekin

Right, on with the show! No need to preheat an oven or prepare any baking sheets.

Take your ramekin or mug & add in the butter. Pop it in the microwave for 15 secs until melted. (You may need another 5-10 seconds if your butter is really cold. But take it out, swill it around then put it back in or it could explode a little bit…)

Microwave Choc Chip CookieAdd in the caster sugar, brown sugar & egg yolk and stir until smooth with a fork.

Microwave Choc Chip CookieAdd in the vanilla extract, flour & salt and mix until combined and no more flour can be seen.

Microwave Choc Chip CookieNow fold through the chocolate chips, making sure to sprinkle some over the top.

Microwave Choc Chip CookieCook in the microwave for:

600W – 1 min 10 secs

800W – 1 min

1000W – 50 secs

If you have the patience, leave to stand for 10 minutes or so.

Microwave Choc Chip CookieWhen it’s cooled slightly, top with a scoop of your favourite ice cream (I think simple vanilla works great with this) and dive into heaven!

Microwave Choc Chip CookieI can’t believe I went over 6 years of my life not owning a microwave. If I knew I could make stuff like this, I would have bought one years ago! I was genuinely surprised at how good this tasted, especially considering it was made in the microwave in 1 minute. It’s perfect for those times when you really fancy a home baked cookie but really can’t be bothered to go to the effort of making a whole batch.

I sincerely urge you to get that book if you don’t already own it. It’s packed full of crazy delicious cakes & treats that are all made in or around the 1 minute mark. Absolute genius!

*Disclaimer: I will not be held responsible for your weight gain after reading this post!

Until next time lovelies πŸ™‚

Miss KitchenMason

 

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20 thoughts on “Microwave Choc Chip Cookie”

  1. What a neat idea for a cookbook! Thank you for sharing this recipe, looks delicious.

    1. I know, it’s a brilliant book – I love it! You’re welcome, thanks for your kind words πŸ™‚

  2. helenrj says:

    I’ll have to re-blog this when I write a post on treating oneself after a good writing streak. Yummy. But dangerous.

    1. Haha very dangerous indeed!

  3. I bought this book for my sister for Christmas!! Totally didn’t take a picture of every page so I can make them all myself!

    1. Hahahahaha!! That totally sounds like something I’d do! Anything for a good recipe πŸ™‚

  4. I love the step to step with pictures. I am excited to try this. πŸ™‚

    1. Aww thank you! πŸ™‚

  5. AyuZagoto says:

    looks good. i will try to make it. thanks for sharing πŸ™‚

    1. No problem! Thanks for reading πŸ™‚

  6. Ooh, sounds delectable! I’ll have to try this one out tonight πŸ™‚

    1. Fantastic! Thanks so much for reading πŸ™‚

  7. omg this is such a great idea… and also a dangerous idea!! I might have to make this today.. πŸ™‚

    1. Hahaha thanks! You won’t regret it I promise… Well, your waistline might. Sorry about that lol x

  8. efwalt says:

    This is absolutely genius!!! I need this book in my life. It’s been added to my amazon wish list πŸ˜‰ thanks for sharing!

    1. Haha! It didn’t stay on my wish list for long! Glad you’ve been inspired and thanks for reading/commenting πŸ™‚

      1. efwalt says:

        It is only a fiver….I don’t think it will stay on mine for very long either hahaha

  9. zoefindlay says:

    Oh no this post really is dangerous!
    Zoe – Tea at Midnight

    1. Yes, but seriously awesome at the same time! I’m practically addicted to these now hahaha x

      1. zoefindlay says:

        Yeahhh I think these will be being made in my microwave very soon! Thanks for sharing them πŸ™‚ xx

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