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Reviewed Plain Brown Popper

Jan 1, 2012 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

I was hesitant to put a staple in the microwave, but I thought, "well if Alton does it..." About one minute in, the bag started smoking. I took it out of the microwave and the bag was smoldering right where the staple was. My kitchen was filling with smoke so I took the bag outside, where the paper bag BURST INTO FLAMES. Luckily it was rainy and ...

Reviewed Plain Brown Popper

Nov 22, 2011 in Food Network Community Toolbox on FoodNetwork.com

This probably would have been delicious if the paper bag hadn't CAUGHT ON FIRE in my microwave. I suspect it was the staple... I knew I shouldn't put a staple in the microwave, but I figured it must be safe if everyone was doing it! I'll try it again without the staple.""

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