Molten Lava Cake


A delicious Molten lava cake can be prepared in your microwave in a jiffy to satisfy your sweet cravings.

Recipe for 3 cup cakes:Best eaten hot.


Plain flour 1 tbsp plus 1/4 tbsp

Cocoa powder 1 1/4 tbsp

A pinch of salt

A pinch of baking powder

A pinch of baking soda

Sugar 3 tsp(increase or decrease as per your sweet tooth)

Milk 4 to 5 tsp(you can increase or decrease as per your requirement)

3 chocolate pcs

Butter 1 tsp and some for greasing the moulds.


Seive the flour and cocoa powder.Add salt,sugar,baking soda,baking powder and butter and slowly add milk to mix.Ensure sugar is dissolved and there are no lumps. Grease the muffin moulds with butter.Add half of the mixture then drop a chocolate piece in between and cover with the mixture. Repeat the same for other 2 moulds also. Microwave at 800 for 40 seconds and your molten lava cake is ready.

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12 thoughts on “Molten Lava Cake”

  1. This is a very good tip particularly to those new to the blogosphere. Short but very precise information… Thank you for sharing this one. A must read post!|

  2. It has been ages since I’ve enjoyed a molten lava cake. Love how the melted chocolate oozes out. Making it in a microwave oven, that is an awesome idea as it gets ready in a jiffy.

  3. hem lata srivastava

    Wow molten lava cake in 40 sec. Amazing, looks perfect and easy to make. A must try recipe

  4. hem lata srivastava

    Wow molten lava cake in 40 sec. Amazing, looks perfect and easy to make. A must try recipe.

  5. I always loved these instant cakes. This is everyone’s favorite at my home. The melted chocolate oozing from cake looks so yumm. Wonderful share!

  6. My kids have been asking me to make lava cake for them.. with your recipe will soon make a batch for them.. such a quick easy recipe without any eggs.. loved it

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