CAN YOU COOK GREEN BEANS IN THE MICROWAVE?
Yes, you can cook green beans in the microwave. Simply prepare green beans and place in a container with enough water to cover the bottom up to ¼ inch. Add any other flavorings like garlic, butter and salt, then microwave for 4-6 minutes depending on the amount and how tender you want them to be.
In addition to green beans, a wide variety of vegetables can be steamed in the microwave with delicious results. The cook time for other vegetables, like carrots or broccoli varies depending on serving size and type of vegetable.