Microwave Recipes That Can Be Ready in Minutes

retro apricot microwave on the table with foods beside it

Did you know that there are many recipes for microwave that you can whip up in a few minutes? These recipes range from desserts to entire meals!

What can I cook in the microwave?

You can make a wide variety of dishes in your Comfee microwave! For example, you can craft savory microwave recipes like a frittata with yummy toppings. You can also create sweet microwave recipes (desserts included!) Mug cakes are a delicious dessert option that is ready in minutes! The options are endless when considering what to create in your microwave oven.

Comfee has various options for retro-inspired microwaves that will help you craft tasty recipes. The 0.9 Cu.ft Retro Microwave Oven is a great choice that fits perfectly with any accent colors in your kitchen. This oven features ten power levels and nine preset cooking menus so that you can create meals, snacks, and desserts more easily. It can also defrost food safely, allowing you to speed up your recipe prep time. Depending on your preference and color scheme, you can also purchase it in red and green.

different colors of retro microwave

Recipes for Microwave (Recipe Inspiration)

Here are a few options for 5-minute microwave recipes to try making!

  • Chicken Enchiladas

Chicken enchiladas are a tasty option for microwave-friendly recipes! Take bits of rotisserie chicken and wrap it in corn tortillas. Then, put a few spoonfuls of enchilada sauce on top and sprinkle cheese. Microwave the enchiladas until the cheese is melty.

Chicken Enchiladas
  • Berry Crisp

Making berry crisp is very easy in the microwave! Add a handful or two of berries to a ramekin and microwave for about one minute until the berries look like jam. Then, sprinkle granola on top. You can even add a scoop of ice cream to the berry crisp.

Berry Crisp
  • Chili

Add your favorite beans to a bowl (kidney, black beans, etc.), sprinkle in chili powder and seasonings, then microwave the chili for a few minutes until heated. This is a great vegetarian option!


Comfee microwaves have a +30 second button, making it easier to continue the cooking process without typing in additional time. This option makes crafting recipes more convenient.

What foods cannot be microwaved?

Unfortunately, there are some dishes that you should not put in your Comfee microwave oven (or any microwave oven!). These food items can explode, catch on fire, or make a mess in the microwave. Here is a brief list to help you avoid these specific foods.

  • Eggs
  • Processed meats
  • Marinara sauce or pasta sauce
  • Grapes
  • Rice
  • Coffee
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