Low Calorie Mug Cakes for a Filling Breakfast
These blackberry and raspberry mug cakes are deliciously low in calories and make for a substantial breakfast dish, snack or even an evening treat.
Since culinary-superstar and slimming food-blogger Debs (@slimmingworlddebsx) switched us onto them, the team at Lo-Dough have fallen head over heels in love with Lo-Dough mug-cakes.
Prepped in just a few minutes and cooked in even fewer, these redefine the meaning of fast food. Super low calorie and low-carb too, these fruity beauties can be served as an early morning pick-me-up or an indulgent, sweet evening-treat.
Why not take the pre-prepared mix into the office, microwave for two minutes and then head back to your desk to be the envy of all your colleagues?
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- 1 piece of
Lo-Dough, blitzed to fine crumbs
- 100g of lightly crushed black berries and raspberries
- 1 large egg, beaten
- 1 tbsp of fat free yoghurt or milk
- 2 tbsp of sweetener
What you'll need
This diet-friendly recipe is possible with:
- Add all the ingredients to a bowl and mix well.
- Put into a mug of your choice and cook in a microwave for 2-3 minutes (microwaves vary). The cake should feel 'just' cooked to the touch.
- Take out and leave to stand for a further minute before turning out onto a plate.
- Serve with yoghurt for breakfast or low fat crème fraîche and raspberry sauce for an indulgent pud.
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