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How To Cook A Potato In The Microwave

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


1 large potato

Salt, pepper, and other seasonings, to taste


1. Wash the potato and dry it off with a cloth or paper towel.

2. Prick the potato with a fork or knife several times to allow steam to escape while cooking.

3. Place the potato on a microwave-safe plate and microwave it on high for 5 minutes.

4. Flip the potato over and microwave it for an additional 5 minutes.

5. Check the potato with a fork to see if it is cooked through. If not, continue microwaving in 1-minute intervals until the potato is cooked through.

6. Season the potato with salt, pepper, and any other desired seasonings.

7. Enjoy your delicious microwaved potato!

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