OLLOW THE PROCEDURE
microwaves" and choose power level 160 W when
HECK AND INSPECT THE FOOD REGULARLY
Experience will give you the times needed for
ROZEN FOOD IN PLASTIC BAGS
cardboard packages can be placed directly in the
oven as long as the package has no metal parts
(e.g. metal twist ties).
HE SHAPE OF THE PACKAGE
time. Shallow packets defrost more quickly than a
as they begin to defrost. Individual
slices defrost more easily.
for "Cook & Reheat with
, plastic films or
alters the defrosting
HIELD AREAS OF FOOD
aluminum foil if they start to become warm (e.g.
chicken legs and wing tips).
URN LARGE JOINTS
STEWS AND MEAT SAUCES
better if stirred during defrosting time.
food slightly and allow the process to finish during
TANDING TIME AFTER DEFROSTING ALWAYS
the result since the temperature will
then be evenly distributed throughout the food.
with small pieces of
halfway through the defrosting
it is better to underthaw the