How to Make Bacon in the Microwave

Use your microwave to easily cook bacon with this step-by-step how-to.

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April 24, 2015

You don't need a skillet to fry up some bacon. Follow Rachael's easy instructions to sizzle it in the microwave instead.

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Step 1: Place 2 sheets of paper towel on a microwave-safe plate.

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Step 2: Lay up to 8 slices of bacon on the paper towels. Make sure not to overlap the slices.

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Step 3: Place 2 more sheets of paper towel on top.

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Step 4: Heat in the microwave on high for 4 to 6 minutes.

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