You are here:

Microwave Cooking/uncover food inside microwave


julie c wrote at 2009-08-12 12:52:31
i had always thought that aluminum foil in a microwave was a     no-no, especially after i forgot and left a piece over my food.  the popping and the flames on the foil were quite a show!

Mav wrote at 2012-11-03 00:02:46
I totally disagree With this person like you don't know what your talking about like I ready just like a three sentences into what you said and I disagree already

Studies shows that microwave food is very bad for you especially when heating with plastic containers. There was also a study of two plants they gave one of them regular and the other microwaved water and guess what happen to the plant that had microwave water it died in a couple of days. I don't even want to get into why it die but just think about that.

Sean wrote at 2012-12-16 19:27:33
This is a very poor answer and this is the reason many people fail exams! The questioner simply want to know whether heating 'uncover food in microwave' is bad for someone-e.g due to radiation, waves etc. He's NOT asking for reasons why one should cover the food!

Microwave Cooking

All Answers

Ask Experts


Donovan Fandre


I had the only nationally televised cooking series on microwave cooking that aired on PBS and The Learning Channel for 8 years and I`ve also written 5 best selling microwave cookbooks. I have been cooking by microwave for over 30 years and have accumulated expertise in cooking, defrosting, reheating, craft activities with microwave, dehydrating, and generally everything and anything pertaining to microwave use.


Past/Present clients
Rubbermaid, Del Monte, Alaska Fish & Seafood, Sugar Council, LG Electronics

©2017 All rights reserved.