Amaranth Snickerdoodle Mug Cake

Updated: May 29, 2023

Amaranth Snickerdoodle Mug Cake
General Information
  • Desserts
  • Sweet
  • 3 minutes
  • Vegetarian
  • 1 serving


  • all-purpose flour
    All-purpose flour
  • Peanut Butter
    Peanut butter
  • Maple Syrup
    Maple syrup
  • Whole Milk
    Whole milk
  • Baking powder
    Baking powder
  • Brown Sugar
    Brown sugar
  • 2 tablespoons of HerbaZest Amaranth Flour
  • 2 tablespoons of all-purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons of peanut butter
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons of maple syrup
  • 1/4 cup of whole milk (or dairy-free)
  • 1/4 teaspoon of baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon of ground cinnamon (+ 1/4 tsp for topping)
  • 1/2 teaspoon of brown sugar (or more for topping)


This might be the easiest recipe for sudden cravings. It requires a handful of ingredients, all of which are both healthy and delicious. Amaranth adds essential amino acids, while peanuts throw in some healthy fats. With a touch of maple syrup and cinnamon, this snickerdoodle mug cake will have you coming back for more.

  1. Place all of the ingredients (except for 1/4 teaspoon of ground cinnamon and brown sugar) in a mug and give them a mix.(2 minutes)
  2. Mix brown sugar and 1/4 teaspoon of ground cinnamon. Sprinkle over the top and microwave on high for 1.5 minutes.(90 seconds)
  3. Take out of the microwave and enjoy!