This cookbook has more than 100 recipes for single-serving desserts, breakfast treats and hot beverage mixes that are prepared, cooked and served in a mug in less than five minutes, like Chocolate Brownie, Pecan Pie and Peach Cobbler. They make great gifts and fun projects for kids. Try some of the tasty recipes on this blog, which are excerpts from the book.
Desserts in a Mug Mixes Make Unique “Thank You” Gifts (an Excerpt from the Book)
The following project is an excerpt from the "Gift Ideas" Section of the Easy Microwave Desserts in a Mug cookbook:
Need a fun gift for a friend or co-worker? Place a bag of Chai Tea Latte Mix in a mug that is lined with colorful tissue paper. Attach a bow to the handle. Write the cooking instructions on a card and attach to the handle or tuck inside the mug. Add a sign that says, “Thanks a Latte!”. Print it on cardstock, cut it out and tape to a straw or wooden skewer and place inside the mug.
Chai Tea Latte Mix, an excerpt from Easy Microwave Desserts in a Mug®
1/4 cup granulated sugar
2 tablespoons instant nonfat dry milk
2 tablespoons powdered coffee creamer
2 tablespoons powdered French Vanilla coffee creamer
2 tablespoons unsweetened instant tea
1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon ground ginger
1/16 teaspoon ground cloves
Place all ingredients in a blender or food processor and process until mixture is a fine powder. Place mix in a small zipper-type bag. Recipe makes 4 servings.
To prepare: Microwave 1 cup of water on high power for 1 to 1-1/2 minutes or until hot. Stir in 3 tablespoons of mix.
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