Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Cup

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Sometimes you just need a good ol’ chocolate chip cookie fresh out of the oven. If you don’t have the time or energy to whip up an entire batch this “cookie in a cup” recipe is the perfect quick fix. You still get the warm, chewy cookie and melted chocolate chips without the mess. The sweet treat will definitely satisfy a cookie craving. Make sure to have a glass of milk close by!

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Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Cup

Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp butter, melted
  • 1 Tbsp. sugar
  • 1 Tbsp. dark brown sugar
  • 3 drops of vanilla extract
  • pinch of salt
  • 1 egg yolk
  • slightly less than 1/2 cup flour
  • 2 Tbsp. semi-sweet chocolate chips

How-to:

Combine butter, sugars, vanilla and salt in microwavable mug or cup. Add egg yolk and stir until combined. Mix in flour, stirring until dough forms. Gently fold in chocolate chips and then sprinkle some on top. Microwave for 40-55 seconds, until almost set. It will continue cooking once it is out of the microwave, so no need to over do it.

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  • I’ve made a cake in a mug before but never a cookie! I’ve hadn’t thought of the idea! Cookies are my favourite so this would be so handy just to make a quick cookie! Lovely post.

    • Thanks! I’ve tried cakes, too, but never had much luck. The cookie turned out really well, though.

  • I’ve made a cake in a mug before but never a cookie! I’ve hadn’t thought of the idea! Cookies are my favourite so this would be so handy just to make a quick cookie! Lovely post.

    • Thanks! I’ve tried cakes, too, but never had much luck. The cookie turned out really well, though.