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

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  • Microwave chilli

    Microwave chilli

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.19 ratings

    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

  • Microwave crab risotto with chilli crab toasts

    Microwave crab risotto with chilli crab toasts

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

    This dinner party dish might just become your new kitchen secret. Forget patiently stirring away, this cheat's version cooks in half the time!

  • Microwave penne pappa al pomodoro

    Microwave penne pappa al pomodoro

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.4 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

  • Microwave peanut butter and jam brownies

    Microwave peanut butter & jam brownies

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.18 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

  • Leeky salmon in a parcel

    Leeky salmon in a parcel

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.49 ratings

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

  • Microwave risotto primavera

    Microwave risotto primavera

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.13 ratings

    A classic recipe with a cheat's method – just pop this in the microwave for speedy results. It's high in fibre and folic acid, and low in fat

  • Microwave butternut squash risotto

    Microwave butternut squash risotto

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.22 ratings

    Make this easy risotto in the microwave to feed the family – it's a good source of vitamin C, counts as one of your 5-a-day and it's ready in under 30 minutes

  • Microwave banana pudding

    Microwave banana pudding

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.119 ratings

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

  • Easy sweet & sour chicken

    Easy sweet & sour chicken

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.275 ratings

    Ditch the takeaway and make our simple sweet and sour chicken recipe. This speedy Chinese-style rice dish is ready in under 30 minutes and packed with zingy flavours

  • Microwave chocolate cake

    Microwave chocolate cake

    A star rating of 3.7 out of 5.31 ratings

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

  • Microwave coffee & walnut cake

    Microwave coffee & walnut cake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.26 ratings

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

  • Sweet & spicy popcorn

    Sweet & spicy popcorn

    A star rating of 3.6 out of 5.5 ratings

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

  • Easy noodles

    Easy noodles

    A star rating of 3.8 out of 5.23 ratings

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

  • Microwave bread sauce

    Microwave bread sauce

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.2 ratings

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

  • Hubble bubble pumpkin pot

    Hubble bubble pumpkin pot

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.11 ratings

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

  • Easiest ever seafood risotto

    Easiest ever seafood risotto

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.16 ratings

    Risottos have a reputation for being difficult to make, but this microwaved one-pot dish changes that!

  • Lazy cheesy vegetable hotpot

    Lazy cheesy vegetable hotpot

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.22 ratings

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

  • Speedy prawn pilaf

    Speedy prawn pilaf

    A star rating of 0 out of 5.0 ratings

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

  • Sticky sultana pudding

    Sticky sultana pudding

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.12 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

  • Fastest ever lemon pudding

    Fastest ever lemon pudding

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.127 ratings

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

  • Mexican potato wedges

    Mexican potato wedges

    A star rating of 4 out of 5.3 ratings

    Spice up your snacktime with these healthy potato wedges

  • Bacon & fish o'leekie

    Bacon & fish o'leekie

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.6 ratings

    A great way to get kids to eat fish – this low fat dish is simply made in the microwave

  • Spiced hot choc

    Spiced hot choc

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.8 ratings

    This light but creamy hot chocolate makes a comforting end to a cold winter evening

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