How to Cook 10 Common Foods in the Microwave

As summer approaches and temperatures start to rise, cranking up the oven seems less and less appealing. Regardless of the season, time doesn’t always allow for a meticulously cooked meal. Enter the microwave—that game-changing midcentury invention that’s good for so much more than popcorn and frozen dinners. In fact, there are a number of common foods that can be easily cooked in the microwave with surprisingly successful results. Keep reading to learn how to microwave foods in a snap.