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Microwave Magic - Peeling An Onion Or A Head Of Garlic

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To Peel Onions...
Place onions on a covered microwave-safe plate and cook for 1 to 2 minutes at full power. Careful, the onion may be hot. I only need to cook a medium size onion for 50 seconds. The skin just peels right off and I don't "loose" so much of the onion this way.

To Remove Outer Skin from Garlic Cloves...
Put the cloves in a custard cup and microwave at 80% power for 30 seconds. Allow the cloves to cool enough so you can handle them, then lift away the skin.

- Submitted by WINFIELD28 9/8/2010 in Cooking | 1 Comments
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LAMBBMATO 9/8/2010 7:47:00 PM

    I never heard of this. Such a good idea, Thankyou

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