Video: How to Cook Poached Eggs in the Microwave

Tyler explains how to make poached eggs in the microwave.

In this video, Tyler explains how to make poached eggs in the microwave. Check it out below!

What you'll need:

  • Egg
  • Water
  • Bowl

Cooking instructions:

1) Place 1 cup of water into bowl
2) Crack egg and place into bowl with water
3) Place in microwave and set for 15 seconds
4) Take out of microwave and check to see if the egg has become white
5) Repeat steps 3-4 until egg is ready!

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