3 speedy sweet treats to make in the microwave

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3 speedy sweet treats to make in the microwave

Whether you’ve got last minutes guests on the way, or you need an emergency sweet craving (hey, no judgement here!), here are 3 quick treats to make using the microwave.


When the need for something sweet hits and a block of chocolate won’t cut it, you’ve got to think fast. Enter sweet treats you can whip up in the microwave. We’re talking a genius two-ingredient chocolate sauce, fudge and a cake you can make entirely in the microwave. Perfect for any last-minute entertaining you’ve got to do, or just to treat yourself.

Two-ingredient chocolate sauce

Two ingredients, one microwave and you’ve got yourself a decadent chocolate sauce that doubles up a magic hard shell topping when drizzled over ice cream.
Get the recipe for two-ingredient chocolate sauce here.

Microwave oven cake

Who here has started baking a cake, only to realise you’ve forgotten to preheat the oven? Yes, us too. No preheating is required for this cake, as it cooks perfectly in a microwave – in mere minutes. Now you can have your cake and eat it, anytime the craving strikes you!
Microwave oven cakeGet the recipe for microwave oven cake here.

5-ingredient microwave fudge

This isn’t your granny’s microwave fudge, but we think she’ll approve. With only five ingredients and a cooking time of 10 minutes, the hardest part here is waiting for it to set.
5-ingredient-microwave-fudgeGet the recipe for 5-ingredient microwave fudge here.

LG Neo Chef Convection oven

And with the help of the LG NeoChef Convection microwave, you can satisfy that sweet craving in minutes. The LG NeoChef Convection is an all-in-one cooking companion that makes even the most daring dishes as easy as one, two, three.

With nine amazing functionalities, you can do a whole lot more than just warm your food. It can be used for air frying, roasting, steaming, slow cooking, grills, making yoghurt, baking – and even making biltong! The LG NeoChef Convection microwave is nothing like any other microwave you’ve ever seen, as it features Smart Inverter technology that precisely controls the temperature, which means even cooking, heating and defrosting.


Learn more about the LG NeoChef Convection microwave here.


TASTE Article by: TASTE

The TASTE team is a happy bunch of keen cooks and writers, always on the look out for the next food trend or the next piece of cake.

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