In the Microwave

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Recipe Scoop Apple Pie Oatmeal

Apple Pie Oatmeal

Easy, whole oat, home-made apple oatmeal! With stove-top and microwave directions...YUM!

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Rich Caramel Sauce

Rich Caramel Sauce

Just about anything you pour caramel sauce over is vastly better for it. It may only have five ingredients, but this easy caramel sauce tastes like a gourmet delight.

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Peppermint Iced Tea for a Party

Peppermint Iced Tea for a Party

This is easy tea brewing, letting the microwave speed us through. But your guests will just enjoy the sweet delicious results. (Sugar is optional for anyone but a diehard Southerner.)

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Small Batch Béchamel

Small Batch Béchamel

Using a technique from Barbara Kafka, author of the Microwave Gourmet (1998), I’ve perfected a small batch Béchamel sauce that is so easy, you won’t believe it. That’s right! You make the sauce in the microwave, and it’s as easy as pushing a few buttons. Including measuring and cooking, the whole Small Batch Béchamel takes under five minutes.

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Shrimp Po' Boys with Tartar Sauce

Shrimp Po' Boys with Tartar Sauce

Shrimp Po’ Boys with our wonderful homemade Tartar Sauce is everybody’s favorite for a quick seafood sandwich!

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Three-Cheese Mashed Potatoes

Three-Cheese Mashed Potatoes

Thanks to an array of cheeses, these mashed potatoes are loaded with flavor.

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Microwave Cashew Brittle

Microwave Cashew Brittle

Here’s one of our fastest and favorite holiday food gifts. Think peanut brittle, only way better!

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Hot Fudge Sauce

Hot Fudge Sauce

This is ice cream parlor hot fudge sauce at its best!

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Pan-Seared Tenderloin with Bearnaise Sauce

Pan-Seared Tenderloin with Bearnaise Sauce

Steaks already are special, but this Microwave Bearnaise Sauce sends them over the top.

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Risotto with Ham and Asparagus

Risotto with Ham and Asparagus

What has has people talking -- in a tone of sheer reverence -- is the fact that risotto cooked in a microwave turns out exactly like the dish you expect in restaurants. And it’s foolproof.

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Quick Chocolate “Fondue” with Strawberries

Quick Chocolate “Fondue” with Strawberries

Built around an ordinary container of chocolate frosting from the supermarket, this spontaneous dessert can be is ready when you are.

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Mexican Stuffed Red Peppers

Mexican Stuffed Red Peppers

Here's a South-of-the-Border twist on traditional stuffed peppers. Steaming in the microwave makes for faster prep and bright, crisp-tender peppers that delight the eye and the palate.

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