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How To Cook A Potato In Microwave

All you need to know about: How To Cook A Potato In Microwave.


1 large potato


1. Start by scrubbing the potato under cold running water. This will remove any dirt or debris.
2. Prick the potato skin several times with a fork. This will allow steam to escape from the potato while it is cooking.
3. Place the potato onto a microwave-safe plate.
4. Cook the potato on high power for 4 minutes.
5. Carefully remove the plate from the microwave. Turn the potato over and cook it on high power for an additional 4 minutes.
6. Check to see if the potato is cooked through by piercing it with a fork. If the potato is still firm, continue cooking it on high power in 1 minute increments until it is cooked through.
7. Once the potato is cooked, let it sit for 1-2 minutes before serving. Enjoy!

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