Skinny Marble Cheesecake in a Mug

by | Updated: December 3rd, 2016 | Read time: 1 minute

Why wait all week for a diet cheat day when you can savor something sweet, without the calorie and fat splurge, right now? Keep the mixing bowls and measuring cups in the cabinet. This melt-in-your-mouth, single-serve “cheat”—er, cheese–cake  can be  whipped up quickly in an ordinary mug. Add your favorite fruit for extra fiber, or keep it simple with just three ingredients for more authentic cheesecake flavor.

Skinny CheesecakeServes 1

Total calories: 334
Protein: 20 grams
Carbs: 42 grams
Fat: 9.5 grams


½ cup cottage cheese
¼ cup wheat cereal flakes, crushed
1 Tbsp. natural peanut butter
¼  cup raisins  or chopped fruit of choice


1. Add ingredients by layers into a mug or microwave-safe container.

2. Microwave for about a minute or until peanut butter is melted.