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Homemade Single-Serve Microwave Spaghetti-ohs in a Mug

Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Author Kristen | Ella Claire & Co.


  • 1/3 cup short (salad) macaroni
  • 1/3  + 1/4 cup water
  • 2 1/2 Tblsp. your favorite tomato pasta sauce I like one that has garlic
  • 1/4 cup shredded colby jack cheese


  1. Mix macaroni and water in a microwave safe bowl or large mug (I use a big soup mug). Microwave for 7 minutes, stopping to stir at the following marks: 5 minutes, 4, 2, 1, 30 seconds. Remove from microwave and stir in the sauce and cheese. Microwave for another 30 seconds. Remove from microwave, stir again and serve immediately.