5 mug desserts to satisfy your sweet tooth

When a sweets craving hits, but you don't want to bake a big dessert, go ahead and turn to your favorite mug. Toss in a few ingredients and then use your microwave to zap a homemade treat in just a few minutes. Here are five portion-perfect mug desserts to try.

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1. Chocolate Mug Cake

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Clearly we can't get enough of chocolate, but for a good reason. This chocolate mug cake will satisfy all your sweet tooth cravings!

2. Deep Chocolate Truffle Lava Mug Cake

Chocolate truffles tucked into the batter melt and create the gooey lava center.

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3. Peanut Butter Smores

It's not easy to make old fashioned s'mores without a campfire — until now. Peanut butter makes this classic dessert even better and you can make it whenever you want, with less mess too.

4. Gooey Chocolate Mini Cake

Top this dessert with whipped cream and your favorite berries.

5. 5-Minute Rice Pudding in a Mug

Use leftover rice to make this easier-than-ever single serving of rice pudding.