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How To Cook Baked Potatoes In The Microwave

All you need to know about: How To Cook Baked Potatoes In The Microwave.

Ingredients Needed

– 2 to 4 medium-sized potatoes
– Olive oil
– Salt
– Pepper
– Optional toppings (sour cream, butter, chives, etc.)


1. Start by cleaning the potatoes and drying them off.
2. Prick each potato several times with a fork to allow steam to escape while cooking.
3. Rub each potato with a small amount of olive oil and season with salt and pepper.
4. Place the potatoes on a plate or in a microwave-safe bowl.
5. Cook in the microwave for 4 minutes per potato.
6. After 4 minutes, flip each potato over and cook for another 4 minutes.
7. Carefully remove the potatoes from the microwave and test them for doneness. If they are not soft and cooked through, microwaves for 1 minute additional time.
8. Allow the potatoes to cool for a few minutes before serving.
9. Serve with your choice of toppings and enjoy!

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