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This Pumpkin Mug Cake is perfect for when you want a little taste of pumpkin for a dessert or snack.

It is just the right dessert for one or two people. If you like vanilla, be sure to check out this mug cake recipe too.


Pumpkin mug cake


This pumpkin mug cake recipe does not use eggs, and tastes like a pumpkin dream. I made it last night when I just wanted a little something sweet before my TV time. This is my own recipe, it is not adapted. I do not like to bake with eggs in the microwave so it is egg-free.No need to make a full on pie - get your taste of pumpkin in this mug cake that takes minutes!

This is also a great way to use over any leftover pumpkin that you might have. The time to bake will depend on your microwave, but you know the rule, the toothpick needs to come out clean.

So here it is.

Just a few ingredients,

This is what you need for a pumpkin mug cake!

Mix together in a mug ( I like these mugs for mug cakes)…

Here is how to make a pumpkin mug cake
Bake until done…


Then top with whipped cream!

Tasty Recipe for a Pumpkin Mug Cake that can be made in your microwave in minutes!

Be sure to check out our other best pumpkin recipes on the island:


Pumpkin Mug Cake Recipe

Get your pumpkin fix with this quick and easy pumpkin mug cake recipe.
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Pumpkin Mug Cake

Recipe for a quick and tasty pumpkin mug cake! Perfect for when you want that taste and aroma of pumpkin!
Course Dessert
Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 2 minutes
Total Time 4 minutes
Servings 1


  • 4 tablespoons flour
  • 4 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon canned pumpkin
  • 1 teaspoon vegetable oil
  • 1 teaspoon butter
  • 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin spice
  • 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon
  • 2 tablespoons milk
  • whipped cream
  • pinch of cinnamon for topping


  • Coat mug with a smidge of butter
  • Mix all other ingredients except topping together in mug
  • Cook in microwave 2 minutess
  • Check with a toothpick to ensure it comes out clean
  • Depending on you microwave, you may want to add 10 - 15 seconds
  • Let cool about 30 seconds
  • Place on a plate or leave in mug.
  • Add whipped cream and top with cinnamon

This was so good and the best part is it takes only minutes. It is one of the quickest pumpkin dessert recipes I have ever made.  What was the last thing you enjoyed that was pumpkin flavored?


Get your pumpkin fix in this quick and easy pumpkin mug cake - ready in minutes.If you love pumpkin sweets, check out our Simple Pumpkin Muffins and  Pumpkin Twist recipes.

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