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4 great hacks for easy microwave food

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Microwaves have somewhat of a bad reputation, but in reality, they are often very handy! You can foam up your milk, or make a tasty popcorn snack for the family. Discover these 4 easy foods you can prepare in the microwave. Be careful all the same, as the contents can be very hot when they are done!

1. Crusty tortillas

What you need:

  • Cups
  • A plate
  • Tortillas

Method:

1. Put your tortillas into the cups.

2. Lie the cups on their sides on the plate.

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3. Put everything in the microwave for one minute and there you go! You’ll have tasty crusty tortillas for taco night!

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2. Foamed milk

What you need:

  • Milk
  • A glass jar

Method:

1. Put the milk into the glass jar.

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2. Seal the jar and shake it vigorously for 30 seconds.

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3. Remove the lid and heat it in the microwave for 30 seconds, and pour it into your coffee for a delicious cappucino.

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3. Crusty streaky bacon

What you need:

  • Streaky bacon
  • 2 sheets of kitchen paper
  • A plate

Method:

1. Fold the two sheets of kitchen paper in two and place the bacon inside them, on a plate.

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2. Put everything in the microwave for 3 minutes. And there you go!

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4. One minute popcorn!

What you need:

  • A paper bag
  • Pop corn kernels
  • A little sugar or salt (depending on your tastes)

Method:

1. Put the kernels in the paper bag, and fold it closed.

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2. Place the bag in the microwave for 3 minutes. Pour the popcorn into a bowl and season it.

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