A microwave can save you time and money - and contrary to rumours, it won't make your food radioactive.
What easier way is there to reheat food than in a microwave? Whether defrosting, cooking, heating or melting, microwaves are a cook's best friend. But with a wide range of prices and features to choose from, it's hard to know which model to buy. That's where we – the microwave whisperers – come in.
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The microwave team
From the tantalising to the terrible, our experts know how to put microwave food through its paces. We have microwaves on the brain – but that's probably just the radiation (only kidding!).
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