Oatmeal Cookie in a Mug with only 4 ingredients needed! This easy single-serve dessert recipe requires 5 minutes and no baking.
You know where this is going.
It’s a Friday night, you’re ultra pumped about how hard you sweated in hot pilates class this week, you can feel an aching in your bones for something sweet and oatmeal-esque but you don’t want a full batch of cookies lurking around your counter space, you then…
Bake a single-serve oatmeal cookie in a mug.
This one is gluten-free, dairy-free, studded with chocolate chips, and has that amazing oatmeal flavor.
Plus it’s ready in less than 5 minutes…not shabby for those times you have a hankering for a little something luscious.
Let’s make it!
How to Make Oatmeal Cookie in a Mug:
Add the gluten-free flour, coconut sugar, baking soda, oats, coconut oil, water, and sea salt to a mug or measuring cup and stir well until a thick dough forms.
Stir in the chocolate chips (if adding).
Microwave on high 40 to 60 seconds, until cookie has set up.
Dive in with a spoon and enjoy!
If you don’t own or operate a microwave, no problem! Simply stir up all of the ingredients in a mug, place the mug on a cookie sheet, and bake at 350 degrees F (preheated) for 25 to 30 minutes. Allow the mug to cool before diving in!!
That single-serve dessert life!
More Single-Serve Desserts in a Mug:
- Gluten-Free Mug Brownie
- Paleo Vanilla Mug Cake
- Paleo Chocolate Mug Cake
- Matcha Mug Cake
- Paleo Banana Bread Mug Cake
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- 1/4 cup gluten-free all-purpose flour
- 3 Tbsp coconut sugar
- 1/8 tsp baking soda
- 2 Tbsp quick oats
- 4 Tbsp coconut oil, melted
- 1 Tbsp water
- pinch sea salt
- 1/4 tsp pure vanilla extract
- 1 to 2 Tbsp chocolate chips
- Add all ingredients in the order in which they appear to a microwave-safe mug or measuring cup. Stir in the chocolate chips (if adding).
- Microwave on high 40 to 60 seconds, until cookie has set up.
Nutrition InformationYield 1 Serving Size 1 cookie
Amount Per Serving Calories 796Total Fat 54gUnsaturated Fat 0gCarbohydrates 78gFiber 2gSugar 45gProtein 3g