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How to Cook Noodles in the Microwave

Cooking noodles in the microwave is simple.
Prep Time1 min
Active Time10 mins
Total Time11 mins
Course: sides
Keyword: easy noodles


  • 1/2 cup uncooked noodles of your choice
  • 1 cup water


  • Combine dry pasta and water in a microwave safe bowl and microwave on high for 5 minutes
  • Remove and stir, add more water if needed and microwave on high for another 5 minutes
  • Remove, stir, microwave in 1 minute intervals until pasta is tender
  • Enjoy!