Microwave Potato

Microwave potato

Microwave potato is a recipe made up of cooking potatoes in a microwave. Microwave potato is a healthy recipe because it contains very less oil.

How to make microwave potato

To make microwave potato the potatoes should be pricked with the help of fork without removing the skin. This process allows the heat to enter inside the potato and allows it to cook fast. If unpricked, it can result in potato explosion due to excess heat. Baste the potato with butter to avoid dry skin. If you wrap potato with aluminum foil then moisture would retain inside otherwise you will get a crispy skin that also tastes good. Microwave potato or jacket potato are served with condiments like ham, chicken or cheese.

Microwave potato recipes and its nutritional value

King Edward potato are best suited for microwave potato recipes. Potato and cheese bake, Au gratin potato and baked potato with leak soup are some good recipes of microwave potato. It is a healthy recipe because potato is a good source of vitamins, minerals and carbohydrates.

Microwave Potato Blogs

Electrolux Microwave Review

Electrolux Microwave Review On : 14-Jun-2011 By : foodmaniac

    Styled all in black or stainless steel, Electrolux Microwave ovens offer a full range of functions. This Electrolux Microwave Review is all about its features and performance. Read on...     ...

Potato 101 Course

Potato 101 Course On : 28-Mar-2013 By : Culinary Professors

  INTRODUCTION Potato, the most humble yet versatile of all the vegetables, is a widely popular tuber. It can be cooked and enjoyed in a zillion ways and has some amazing health benefits. Varieties of potatoes are unlimited,...

How To Store Cooked Potatoes For Later Usage

How To Store Cooked Potatoes For Later Usage On : 14-Feb-2011 By : thot4food

  Whipping up a full meal from scratch takes a lot of time, and seems to be a bit of a bother, particularly when you are short of time. Thankfully, it is possible to store cooked potatoes which give you the ability of saving time, thereby putting...

How To Puree Potato

How To Puree Potato On : 17-Nov-2011 By : priyam

Planning to serve potato puree on Christmas Eve this year, well, the velvety white mash would be lovely and luscious when done right. Read on for detailed steps to make the most wonderful tasting puree of potatoes.       ...

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