Healthy Mug Cake | Eggless Whole Wheat Jaggery Mug Cake

The healthy Mug Cake recipe is just 2 minutes Eggless whole wheat jaggery cake recipe. You have a craving for a cake and are not able to bake one from scratch for yourself. At that time, try this whole wheat jaggery mug cake. 

Healthy Mug Cake | Eggless Whole Wheat Jaggery Mug Cake

To prepare this supremely delicious and easy healthy mug cake, you need a mixing bowl, spatula, ingredients, and microwave-safe mugs. In a mixing bowl, add wheat flour / aata, powdered jaggery, salt, ghee, milk, and water. Make a thick batter. Add chocolate chips as per liking. Divide the batter into microwave-safe mugs and microwave it one by one. And the healthy mug cake is ready to dig in in less than 2 minutes.

Tips for Healthy Mug Cake Recipe : 

  • Use regular chapati atta for this cake.
  • In place of jaggery, rock sugar/ misri goes well. 
  • Adjust the quantity of jaggery as per liking – as sweetness varies for jaggery. 
  • If using melted butter, add 3 tbsp.
  • The quantity of water depends on the wheat flour. So add 1 tbsp at a time and make a batter.
  • You can add a pinch of cardamom powder with nuts. 
  • Divide the batter according to the size of your mugs. As there are chances of overflow, fill them up to 50%. 
  • If required, microwave it for less time and repeat it. 

Healthy Mug Cake | Whole Wheat Jaggery Mug Cake

I never encourage this eggless mug cake over the traditionally baked cake. But there are days when we are not able to bake and still want a healthy homemade cake. Then this healthy mug cake recipe will save you. Even when you are running out of time and have to prepare a sweet dish/dessert, you can try this Wheat Jaggery Mug Cake recipe. Serve warm cake with a scoop of ice cream or drizzle some caramel or chocolate sauce over it.

How to serve whole wheat jaggery mug cake: 

  • Garnish the healthy mug cake with more chocolate chips or nuts.
  • Serve warm cake with a scoop of ice cream.
  • Drizzle some caramel sauce or chocolate sauce.
  • Top the cake with chopped fresh fruits or homemade fresh fruit compote.

Substitutes for the recipe ingredients:

  • Jaggery  – powdered rock sugar/ coconut sugar / palm jaggery
  • Ghee – melted butter
  • Chocolate chips – chopped almonds/walnuts or tutti frutti

p.s. – This mug cake is healthy in comparison to cheap commercial cakes.

Here is the video recipe of the Healthy Mug Cake Recipe : 


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Healthy Mug Cake | Whole Wheat Jaggery Mug Cake
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The healthy Mug Cake recipe is just 2 minutes of whole wheat jaggery cake recipe.
Serves: 2
  • Whole wheat flour / Aata - ½ cup, spooned and leveled
  • Powdered jaggery - ½ cup
  • Baking soda - ¼ tsp or less
  • Salt - a pinch
  • Chocolate chips or nuts - 2-3 tsp, optional
  • Ghee / melted butter - 2 - 3 tbsp
  • Warm milk - ¼ cup
  • Warm water - 2 - 3 tbsp
Instructions ( 1 cup = 250 ml, 1 tbsp = 15 ml, 1 tsp = 5 ml)
  1. In a mixing bowl,
  2. Add whole wheat flour, powdered jaggery, salt, and soda.
  3. Skip salt if using salted butter.
  4. Give a nice mix.
  5. Add ghee/ clarified butter or melted butter.
  6. Add warm milk.
  7. Whisk well.
  8. Gradually add water by 1 tbsp.
  9. Make a thick batter. Please refer to a video recipe.
  10. Add 2 tsp of chocolate chips or chopped nuts of your choice.
  11. Fold well.
  12. Pour the batter evenly into two 250 ml microwave-safe mugs.
  13. Fill the mug 50% only.
  14. Microwave it one by one for 1 minute and 20 seconds on high powder.
  15. Do not place them together.
  16. Once done, garnish with some more nuts or chocolate chips and serve warm !!