For today's busy families, the microwave oven often saves the day. Making it possible to prepare great meals in minutes, microwaves even let you do the cooking in the serving dish, so there is less mess to clean up afterward. This book has a range of delicious microwave recipes, from starters and soups to desserts and cakes. For extra excitement, the main courses offer a selection of Continental dishes as well as Chinese, Thai, and Indian. The 26 recipes include Italian Mushroom Caps, Yogurt Chicken Bites, Chicken Mulligatawny, Rice-Vegetable Ring, Fish in Herb Sauce, Chicken Stroganoff, Glass Noodles with Sesame Paste, Thai Red Curry with Vegetables, Corn Curry, Grilled Vegetables with Tofu, Truffle Dessert, and Apple Coconut Pudding.