Microwave chilli

Microwave recipes

33 Recipes

Bypass the oven and make these cheat's recipes in the microwave alone.

3.75

(1 rating)

For a super speedy supper, try Jack Monroe's vegetarian kidney bean chilli - a great way to get 2 of your 5-a-day in this microwavable, midweek meal
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

1.25

(1 rating)

Pasta, pronto! Jack Monroe's easiest-ever macaroni and cheese makes a delicious solo supper or packed lunch - just pop in the microwave at work...
  • 12 mins
  • Easy

0

(0 ratings)

This perfect pasta dish for one can be whipped up in just 25 minutes using only a microwave - ideal for a quick lunch or weeknight dinner
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

3.75

(2 ratings)

Forget microwave mug cakes - if you're after some serious indulgence in just 15 minutes, this easy chocolate brownie recipe is sure to hit the spot
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

2

(5 ratings)

Whip up Jack Monroe's healthy vegetarian dish for one in under 10 minutes - a low-calorie option for breakfast, lunch or dinner
  • 7 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

2.5

(2 ratings)

This healthy, Indian-inspired side dish is made from cauliflower florets instead of rice - a quick and gluten-free addition to curry night
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

3.125

(2 ratings)

Quick and easy, this spicy supper for two is perfect for using up the vegetables you have in your fridge, plus it can be cooked in one pot in the microwave
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy

4.403845

(39 ratings)

Assemble the parcels a few hours ahead, zap in the microwave, and that's supper ready
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

3.84375

(8 ratings)

A classic recipe with a cheat's method - just pop this in the microwave for speedy results. High in fibre and folic acid, and low in fat
  • 25 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian
  • Healthy

4.182435

(74 ratings)

This pud will be a hit with all the family, and it only takes 20 minutes to make
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

3.660715

(14 ratings)

Edwina Hanslo's delicious and super quick chocolate cake with a creamy ganache is the perfect choice for busy mums!
  • 15 mins
  • Easy

4.117645

(17 ratings)

Good Food reader Catherine Dunkley shares her super-quick and easy recipe for the perfect last-minute coffee and walnut cake
  • 25 mins
  • Easy

4.25

(3 ratings)

Ready in under 10 minutes, this snack is great eaten warm or stored as a snack to stave off hunger between meals
  • 7 mins
  • Easy

3.5

(10 ratings)

This simple version of a Malaysian classic is microwaved in a single bowl - an easy supper for 4
  • 20 mins
  • Easy

5

(1 rating)

This super-quick sauce for meat frees up your hob and is much better than the shop-bought instant variety
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

4.555555

(9 ratings)

Get your kids to help you cook this simple pumpkin, bacon and rice dish - you can make in the microwave too
  • 45 mins
  • Easy

4.214285

(7 ratings)

Risottos have a reputation for being difficult to make, but this microwaved one pot dish changes that!
  • 35 mins
  • Easy

4.153845

(13 ratings)

Vegetarian food at its easiest and most comforting – and a minimum of washing-up, as it's made in the microwave
  • 40 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

0

(0 ratings)

There is more to your microwave than reheating leftovers – try this low fat almost-instant meal
  • 7 mins
  • Easy

3.666665

(3 ratings)

A super-speedy fruit sponge that's cooked in the microwave and ready in just 10 minutes - serve with hot custard or golden syrup
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

4.706395

(86 ratings)

Being short of time needn't stop you making your own pudding. This microwave-friendly sponge pudding is ready in 10 minutes and can easily be a chocolate pud too
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

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