18. Create Latte Foam
You don’t need a fancy espresso machine to create steamed milk for an amazing coffee beverage. Genius Kitchen offers a recipe for whipping up a batch of frothy steamed milk right in your microwave. This Coffee Foam in Microwave recipe requires only 2% or heavier milk, a lidded jar, and your microwave. Simply shake the milk in the jar, microwave, and pour onto your hot beverage.
17. Crisp Up a Taco Shell
Transform soft tortillas into crispy taco shells in your microwave oven. Simply stand the tortilla up in a microwave-safe mug, then place the mug on its side in your microwave. Heat on high for 1 minute. Your tortilla will turn into a crispy, crunchy shell suitable for loading with your favorite taco meats and toppings.
16. Ease Garlic Peeling
Peeling cloves of garlic can be a real chore. Make this task easier by softening the garlic bulb in the oven before attempting to peel it. Pop the bulb in your microwave for about 20 seconds, then break open the bulb and the skins should slide right off.