I fell in love w/ veggies that come in steamer bags that you put directly in the microwave. So I was thrilled when these came out. They are so much less expensive than buying brand name veggies in single-use steamer bags. Put in any fresh or frozen veggies, fish or other meat, microwave away!
I reuse these Ziplocｮ bags many times b4 I discard them. They are easy to wash with a dishcloth or dish wand. Cooking times vary from their labeled times according to the microwave's wattage. When you steam fish, you have to throw it away after 1 use!
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I was NOT a vegatable eating up until three months ago. Yes, I would eat FROZEN broccoli but that was minimal until I discovered Ziploc Steam Bags. I now ONLY buy fresh vegatables & can't get enough of them. Putting ANY vegatable in these bags & microwave them they taste just like gold!
The Ziploc Steam Bags come in several sizes.
quick and easy! I hate waiting for food to cook. So, I placed a potato in a plastic grocery bag trapped air in the bag. tid the bag closed. and set the time to cook for 5 mins. Wow! it really works. A fresh bake potato when ever you want
WARNING! when you take the bag out of the microwave when done, the bag is EXTREMELY HOT! take your time when opening the bag as steam will exit the bag and burn you if not careful. The bag will look limp and flat when you first place it in to be cooked, however, when cooking the bag will inflate .
I cook a whole pound of spaghetti or rice at once and freeze it in single serving sizes. This saves me time at night and I don't have to worry about how much dry spaghetti or rice to cook to get 1 serving -
I freeze it in self-sealing plastic bags (like Ziploc) and use a permanent marker to label the bag with the contents, quantity, and date -
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