tomato sauce in the microwave

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tomato sauce in the microwave
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Thu, 04-01-2010 - 8:22pm

Why does tomato sauce splatter in the microwave?

Thanks.


Sandie


Sandie

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Registered: 03-19-2003
Thu, 04-01-2010 - 8:50pm

Tomato sauce is high in natural sugars, which heat really fast, and it is high in water, which makes steam.

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Sat, 04-03-2010 - 8:14pm

Thanks for that.

I always have to remember that tomatoes are a fruit but they sure don't seem that high in sugar.


Sandie


Sandie