Microwave Desserts and Baking Tips
Top Ten Ingredients to Prepare in the Microwave
You can do some of your dessert making preparation in the microwave. Here are the top ten ingredients that can be prepared using the microwave.
Chocolate Chip Peanut Brittle Candy
I just love peanut brittle, but when combined with chocolate--wow!
Here are the complete instructions in how to melt chocolate in the microwave.
If you're like me, when I'm ready to bake, I'm ready to bake. I don't want to wait for my cream cheese to soften on the counter. I've tried using it half softened and ended up with chunks of cheese through out my dish. Here are simple directions for softening cream cheese in your microwave.
Damn Easy Fudge
It can't get any easier than this.
Fresh Pumpkin Prepared in the Microwave
Want to expand your "baking horizons"? Try using fresh pumpkin instead of canned this year. Just follow these simple directions to prepare your pumpkin for baking.
Ginny's Peanut Brittle
Everyone looks forward to my sister-in-law's peanut brittle at Christmas.
Heidi's Passover Brownies
Not only can you make some great brownies, the cool way, but these are Kosher, too!
Lemon Glaze Coffee Mug Cake
Looking for a different homemade gift this year? The Lemon Glaze Coffee Mug Cake recipe from the forum is just what you need. You fill a microwavable, beautifully decorated coffee mug with the dry ingredients for this recipe. The recipient adds the liquids and bakes it in the microwave. Lemon Glaze Coffee Mug cake makes a great gift.
Lowfat Mint Truffles
Um... mint flavored truffles that are low fat, too? You just have to try them.
Marble Bark - Two Types of Chocolate with Nuts
Nuts and chocolate, my favorite combination. Especially if the nuts are salted. Then it's a sweet and salty combination, which I love. To make this recipe even better, it's made in the microwave.
Melt in Your Mouth Peanut Butter Balls
Peanut Butter candy is good anytime.
Microwave Russian Fudge Candy
This is a white fudge that can be flavored with chocolate.
Yes, even granola can be made in the microwave.
Here are the cooking times for toasting nuts in the microwave.
Peach Ice Cream
The microwave is used to pre-prepare the mixture before using the ice cream freezer.
Peanut Butter Fluff Cups
This recipe for Peanut Butter Fluff Cups is a great version of the old standard Fluff candy.
Quick Caramel Corn
There are only 4 ingredients in this recipe.
Rommegrot - A Norwegian Dessert
Thanks to JaneJ for posting this Norwegian recipe made in the microwave.
Russian Fudge is made in the microwave.
Strawberries Dipped in Chocolate
You'll get unending praises for making this recipe which is unbelievably easy.