how to boil potatoes in a microwave recipe | boiled potatoes in microwave

how to boil potatoes in a microwave recipe | boiled potatoes in microwave



how to boil potatoes in a microwave recipe | boiled potatoes in microwave with step by step process - potato is india’s favourite vegetable and it’s cooked everyday in almost all indian homes. boiling potatoes is a very basic task and mostly boiled using a pressure cooker, but boiling them in a microwave makes this task even simpler.


some of the potato dishes such as samosa pinwheels, aloo masala, bread pakoda, jeera aloo, dhaba style aloo curry, bhandara style aloo sabzi, crispy potato toast, aloo pyaaz parathas, etc. require boiled potatoes. follow these simple steps to boil potatoes in your microwave.

ingredients boiled potatoes in microwave :

  • potatoes - 4 medium sized
  • microwave - with basic settings
  • knife/fork


directions boiled potatoes in microwave :

  • wash the potato under running water by rubbing it with your hands to remove any dirt.
  • important step : puncture the potato by making about 3-4 holes in the potato, with the tip of a sharp knife or a fork. this is important, as it allows the steam to escape. otherwise the potato may explode when you cook it inside a microwave .

how to boil potatoes in a microwave recipe | boiled potatoes in microwave

  • place the potatoes inside the microwave directly on the microwave plate.

how to boil potatoes in a microwave recipe | boiled potatoes in microwave


how to boil potatoes in a microwave recipe | boiled potatoes in microwave



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potato is india’s favourite vegetable and it’s cooked everyday in almost all indian homes. boiling potatoes is a very basic task and mostly boiled using a pressure cooker, but boiling them in a microwave makes this task even simpler.
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Recipe type: side
Cuisine: world
Serves: 4 potatoes
Ingredients :
  • potatoes - 4 medium sized
  • microwave - with basic settings
  • knife/fork
Instructions :
  1. wash the potato under running water by rubbing it with your hands to remove any dirt.
  2. important step : puncture the potato by making about 3-4 holes in the potato, with the tip of a sharp knife or a fork. this is important, as it allows the steam to escape. otherwise the potato may explode when you cook it inside a microwave .
  3. place the potatoes inside the microwave directly on the microwave plate.
  4. switch on the microwave and cook on high for 5-7 minutes.
  5. for better results, turn over potatoes halfway through cooking.
  6. when done, remove the potatoes from microwave, the skin should peel off pretty easily.
  7. now your boiled potatoes are ready to be used in making your favourite dishes such as samosa pinwheels, aloo masala, bread pakoda, jeera aloo, dhaba style aloo curry, bhandara style aloo sabzi, crispy potato toast, aloo pyaj parathas, etc.


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