From tear-free onions and perfect scrambled eggs, to refreshing stale bread - this is revolutionary microwave cooking

Microwaves are the sole domain of students, popcorn and ready meals, right?


Well, that’s just the tip of the convenience cooking iceberg according to a new infographic from

Turns out, the microwave is a very clever little oven. We’re talking about bringing stale bread back to life, making onions tear-free (we’re sold) and other genius ideas.


It's time to do a Blue Peter-style cut-and-stick-on-your-fridge job with this (slightly) amazing cheat sheet. 

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Microwave Hacks


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