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Homemade Monkey Bread in a Mug

Rated as 1.67 out of 5 Stars

"An ooey gooey delicious monkey bread for one made in just minutes."
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17 m servings 720
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 serving)


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  1. Grease a microwave-safe mug.
  2. Mix flour, butter, and baking powder in a bowl with a fork until crumbly. Add milk and knead into a dough, adding more flour if dough is too sticky.
  3. Place 1 tablespoon butter in a small microwave-safe bowl. Heat until melted, about 10 seconds.
  4. Mix white sugar and 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon together in a small bowl to make cinnamon sugar.
  5. Break off quarter-size balls of dough. Dip each ball in melted butter; coat with cinnamon sugar. Place dough balls into prepared mug.
  6. Place 2 tablespoons butter in a small microwave-safe bowl. Heat until melted, about 20 seconds. Stir in brown sugar and 1 teaspoon cinnamon. Drizzle over dough balls. Microwave until golden brown, about 1 minute. Let cool before serving.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 720 calories; 58 50.9 3.1 154 664 Full nutrition

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Looking on the bright side of things, I gave myself a good laugh on a lazy summer afternoon with this one! I looked at all of the steps involved in making one little mug cake and almost wrote t...

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I followed the recipe, but doubled it for 2 servings. It started out okay but by the end, it was obvious that there was too much butter and sugar in the recipe. I will try it again but will redu...