Perfect Paleo Chocolate Mug Cake (GF, DF)

perfect paleo chocolate mug cake

Let’s be real, we all have chocolate cravings. Unless you’re one of those people who doesn’t like chocolate.  If so, I’m sorry, because you are missing out on a whole bunch of deliciousness.  Crave no more, this paleo chocolate mug cake is perfect.

perfect paleo chocolate mug cake

In less than 3 minutes, you can spoon some chocolatey goodness into your mouth.  This mug cake satisfies all those late night cravings, it’s single serve so you can’t eat a whole cake (built in self-control), and you don’t have to deal with a major cleanup.

perfect paleo chocolate mug cake

Mug cake is even better when you top it with vanilla coconut milk ice cream.  I have made quite a few mug cakes in my life, and I have to say, they have gotten me through so many long hours of studying.  Plus, if you make your mug cake with dark chocolate, check out the health benefits!

  • Full of antioxidants (flavenoids)
  • Reduces bad cholesterol (LDL)
  • Reduces risk of blood clots
  • May lower blood pressure
  • May increase blood flow to arteries and heart
  • May improve mood and pleasure by boosting levels of serotonin & endorphin
  • Regular intake may improve cognitive performance in the elderly
  • Contains calcium, magnesium, & potassium, among many other minerals

Source: University of Michigan Health

perfect paleo chocolate mug cake

Well, I hope this chocolatey masterpiece changes your life for the better like it has for me.  It’s also 100% gluten, dairy, grain, and refined sugar free for all my paleo peeps.

How do you satisfy your chocolate cravings?

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Perfect Paleo Mug Cake
Single serve paleo chocolate cake in less than 3 minutes!
perfect paleo chocolate mug cake
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 1 minute
Passive Time 1 minute
Servings
person
Ingredients
Prep Time 1 minute
Cook Time 1 minute
Passive Time 1 minute
Servings
person
Ingredients
perfect paleo chocolate mug cake
Instructions
  1. Place the chocolate chips and coconut oil into your mug of choice
  2. Melt the chocolate and coconut oil in the microwave for 30 seconds
  3. Mix the other ingredients in
  4. Microwave on high for 1-1.5 minutes
  5. Enjoy! (it's so good with vanilla coconut milk ice cream on top!)
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