Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug

Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug

Being a working mom of 2 boys, I’m always on the hunt for quick and easy food that looks and tastes like it came right out of a magazine, the like of which are Bon Appetit and Cooking Light. I want something where I have most, if not all of the ingredients in my fridge and cupboards. I eat visually, so if it’s not pretty, I tend to pass it by. So, in search of all things easy, quick and sweet (my sweet tooth has been calling!), I whisked up my Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug recipe.

Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug

I’m a little obsessed with desserts (or breakfast) in a mug. If you are too, check out my other mug recipe here.  This Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug recipe hits all those notes I mentioned above and it’s baked in just 2 minutes. Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug is quick, easy and I had all of the ingredients right here at home. No need to run to the grocery store just to have a sweet little something after the kids are in bed! So, the best part about this recipe (well, one of the many ahhhmazing things) is that it can be eaten two-ways. It works great as a little something special for breakfast. No need to wait while your oven heats up your entire home, when you can pop this baby in the microwave and voila, you will have a tasty and mouth-watering Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug!

Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug

Buuuuut, if you really want to jump over the edge into all things delicious, then pop this mug in the microwave after dinner and top it with a large dollop of vanilla ice cream. Trust me, believe me, you won’t regret it! The hints of lemon pair perfectly with all the insanely delectable blueberry that managed to pop all through the mug, almost as ribbons of blueberry running through. Oh my heaven!

Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug
Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug
5 mins
2 mins
7 mins

This Blueberry Lemon Muffin in a Mug is the perfect simple, easy and quick recipe for that special breakfast or dessert treat you are looking for to satisfy that sweet tooth.  

COURSE: Breakfast
CUISINE: American
CALORIES: 40 kcal
  • 1/4 Cup All-Purpose Flour
  • 2 Tbsp Brown Sugar
  • 1/4 Tsp Baking Powder
  • 1/4 Cup Milk
  • 2 Tbsp Unsalted Butter melted
  • 1/2 Tsp Vanilla Extract
  • Pinch of Salt
  • Pinch of Lemon Zest
  • 1/4 Cup Fresh Blueberries
  • Sparkling Sugar for garnish
  • Baking Spray
  1. In a medium bowl, combine the flour, sugar, salt and baking powder until well blended.  

  2. Whisk in the milk, butter and vanilla and mix until thoroughly blended and the batter is smooth.  Stir in the blueberries and lemon zest.  

  3. Spray the mug with baking spray so that muffin does not stick to the mug.  Pour in the batter and immediately cook on high for 2 minutes or until the muffin is cooked to your liking.  

  4. Sprinkle the sparkling sugar over muffin.  Serve immediately with ice cream or let cool to enjoy for breakfast.  

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