Cake Mix Mug Cake

mug cake with bowl of sprinkles in the background

This confetti mug cake recipe is only 4 ingredients and makes enough mix for 16 servings to store and enjoy whenever you crave something sweet. Light and fluffy, full of vanilla flavor and ready in just minutes!



  1. Mix both cake mixes together in a bowl that has a sealed cover. Place cover on and shake well.
  2. This mixture can be stored in the air tight container until you get the urge for dessert.
  3. To make a mug cake, place 3 tablespoons of the dry mixture in a big coffee mug and stir in 2 tablespoons of water until batter is smooth.
  4. Microwave it for one minute.  Cake will be hot.
  5. Top with whipped topping and sprinkles and enjoy.


Full recipe makes 16 servings