The humble microwave is like a futuristic dream that actually came to be true: in the kitchen of the future, you’ll make fully cooked meals in minutes! And the versatile device can do more than just heat your leftovers. Today we’re testing some cooking tips that can put your microwave to use beyond reheating last night’s pizza or curry.
We tried making our own popcorn without a prepackaged bag, making crisps from scratch, gave making brownies a try, and attempted to make crispy bacon. All in a common microwave oven. Click 'Play' to see what actually worked!