Easy and Delicious Microwave Mug Meals
This post is all about the best microwave mug meals to make in a dorm room.
Cooking in a dorm is not the easiest thing. You have limited space and cooking equipment (probably only a microwave) and you’re most likely looking for easy recipes you can make in a few minutes.
That’s where these simple and delicious microwave mug meals come in handy.
They are all easy to make, most only require a few ingredients, and they can all be made in a mug that you just pop into the microwave! It doesn’t get much more convenient than that.
Here are the 25 mouthwatering microwave mug recipes you need to try:
1. French Toast in a Cup
For an easy and delicious dorm room breakfast recipe, this French toast in a cup hits the spot every time! Best of all, it only takes two minutes to make! So if you slept in and you’re running late for class, this is the perfect quick breakfast idea.
2. Omelette in a Mug
Another super easy breakfast recipe, omelette in a mug is a delicious microwave mug meal you can whip up in just a couple of minutes.
3. Coffee Cup Chilaquiles
Chilaquiles are a delicious Mexican breakfast. This coffee cup version of chilaquiles is easy to make in your dorm room microwave and is a super hearty and comforting meal for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
4. Microwave Mac and Cheese
Mac and cheese might just be the ultimate comfort food.
This microwave mac and cheese is a great meal you can whip up in just a few minutes. It’s the perfect thing to eat after a long day of classes when you just want something yummy and comforting.
5. Cinnamon Roll Mug Cake
I absolutely love cinnamon rolls for breakfast and this cinnamon roll mug cake recipe could not be easier to make! They only take three minutes to make and are perfect for when you’re craving something sweet.
6. Cheesy Spinach Microwave Scrambled Eggs
Bet you didn’t know that you can cook scrambled eggs in a microwave! Surprisingly, you can, and they’re super easy to make. (Think five minutes or less.) This cheesy spinach scrambled eggs recipe is perfect for a quick and delicious breakfast that will give you energy for the day.
7. Granola in a Mug
Granola in a mug is a healthy and easy breakfast recipe you can whip up in just a couple minutes. It even comes out of the microwave toasty and crunchy just like baked granola does!
8. Egg Fried Rice in a Mug
Craving egg fried rice? You can actually make it in your dorm room with this easy recipe for egg fried rice in a mug. Super easy and delicious!
9. Avocado Mac and Cheese in a Mug
What is it about avocado that makes every meal seem healthier when you add it in? While this avocado mac and cheese may not actually be much healthier than regular mac and cheese, it sure is comforting and delicious!
10. Broccoli and Cheese Rice Bowl
For a super hearty and yummy lunch or dinner, try this broccoli and cheese rice bowl. It’s an easy microwave mug meal that looks so tasty.
11. Microwave Lasagna
Lasagna seems like it would be kind of difficult to make in the microwave, but surprisingly it’s very simple! This microwave lasagna is guaranteed to satisfy your Italian cravings right from your dorm toom.
12. 3 Minute Spiced Lentils Mug
If you’re looking for a healthy microwave mug meal you can make in just a few minutes, look no further than this spiced lentils mug recipe. This dinner recipe is super high in protein and good for you!
13. Low Carb Pizza Muffin in a Mug
Another healthy microwave meal you can whip up quickly is this pizza muffin in a mug. It’s low-carb and super easy to make. Perfect for when you’re craving pizza, but want something a little healthier.
14. Fettuccine Alfredo in a Mug
Fettuccine alfredo in a mug? Why not! This microwave fettuccine alfredo is easy to make and is a great option for a fun and tasty dorm room dinner.
15. Blueberry Muffin with Streusel Mug Cake
If you’re craving something sweet for breakfast, this microwave blueberry muffin with streusel mug cake is the perfect recipe for you. Who says you can’t have cake for breakfast?!
16. Microwave Mug Pizza
Who doesn’t love pizza? This classic microwave mug pizza is super easy to make in your dorm room and will satisfy your late-night cravings. Plus it’s much cheaper than ordering pizza delivery!
17. Quinoa Breakfast Egg Mug
This quinoa breakfast egg mug is healthy, full of protein, and easy to make. It’s also very filling and will give you energy for a long day of classes ahead.
18. Peanut Butter and Banana Mug Cake
If you’re looking for a filling snack to give you energy during the day, this peanut butter and banana mug cake is the perfect choice and guaranteed to hit the spot every time. Plus, it tastes like dessert!
19. Rigatoni Pasta Pie in a Mug
It’s hard to believe that this mouthwatering pasta dish came out of a mug, but it did. Rigatoni pasta pie is shockingly easy to make and is an awesome idea for an easy dorm room dinner.
20. Chicken Pot Pie in a Mug
Craving comfort food? This chicken pot pie in a mug is so easy to make in your microwave and is the ultimate comforting meal.
21. Microwave Mug Chili
Another comforting and hearty meal you can make in your dorm is this microwave mug chili. This would be perfect on a winter night when you just want to curl up with something yummy to eat and watch Netflix!
22. Spinach Ricotta Lasagna in a Mug
Searching for a delicious yet simple dinner recipe? This spinach and ricotta lasagna in a mug is so easy to make and full of cheesy goodness.
23. Butter Chicken Pot Pie in a Mug
This butter chicken pot pie with naan crust puts a twist on an Indian food favorite. It’s so easy to whip up in your microwave and is the ultimate college comfort food you can make in your dorm room.
24. Potato Soup in a Mug
Great for a cold night when you get back from class or work and just want something easy and yummy for dinner. This microwave potato soup with bacon, cheese, and sour cream is the perfect thing to make!
25. Microwave Chow Mein
Every college student knows the feeling of eating ramen noodles for the millionth time in a week. They’re cheap and easy to make in the microwave, what could be better? But this microwave chow mein recipe will spice up your basic ramen noodles into a super yummy meal.
I hope you enjoy these easy delicious microwave mug meals!
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