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How to Microwave Bacon

Make crispy bacon in your microwave in just a few minutes without the greasy mess.


  • Step 1: Prepare microwave-safe dish Place 3 paper towels on the microwave-safe cooking tray.
  • Step 2: Put bacon on plate Lay 4 to 6 bacon strips on top or the paper towel without overlapping them.
  • Step 3: Cook Cover the bacon with another paper towel, and then cook on high for 4 to 5 minutes.
  • TIP: Cooking time may vary depending on the microwave and the number of bacon slices.
  • Step 4: Remove from microwave Remove your bacon from the microwave and let it sit for 1 minute to cool.
  • Step 5: Enjoy Enjoy the easy cleanup and your crisp and delicious bacon.
  • FACT: Pigs can't sweat, so farmers use sprinklers and fans to keep them cool.

You Will Need

  • 4 paper towel sheets
  • Microwave-safe cooking tray
  • Bacon

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