How many times have you cooked or warmed food in your microwave oven only to find the inside covered in food as your your food explodes and spits everywhere.
You then have to clean the oven which although not that hard to do it is a bit of an inconvenience.
There is a solution and that’s a plate cover. Ok this still gets splattered in food but it’s a lot easier to clean than the oven and they are cheap.
Below is a selection of the best microwave oven plate covers.
IKEA Microwave lid / Microwave Plate Cover , Diameter 26cm
This microwave plate cove from IKEA has several small holes which allows the release of steam but keeps any food from being splattered around your microwave.
The pleasing blue colour of the cover looks good and its made from Polypropylene plastic.
The size is 26cm in diameter and 9cm high so fits most microwave ovens.
If it has one fault it would have to be the lack of a handle on the top like most covers have.
East to clean and dishwasher safe.
Kitchen Craft Microwave 26cm Plate Cover with Air Vent
This 26cm microwave plate cover from kitchen craft comes with an integral air vent that allows any steam to escape.
Keep your food from splashing the inside of your microwave with this clear cover.
The cover is 26cm in diameter and 5cm high. It can be easy to scratch and can discolour a bit but who cares, its cheap to buy and it does the job it was intended for.
Easy to clean but it is hand-wash only.
Large Ventilated Microwave Food Plate Dish Cover
If you want a large microwave plate cover this is the one to go for with its 30cm diameter and 12cm height it is big so make sure it fits your microwave before purchase.
It has an integrated vent disc to allow the steam to escape and an easy to grab handle.
Its made of non-clear durable plastic.
It not only prevents food splatter in your microwave but is perfect as a simple food or plate cover.
Microwise ecoChef microwave plate cover with air vents – transparent & stain free
This premium transparent microwave plate cover from ecoChef has the added benefit of being stain free.
The air vents around the cover lets steam out and helps release pressure.
Its 26.5cm in diameter and 7.5cm in high and a has a grab handle for easy handling.
Keep your food from splattering the inside of your microwave.
It is more expensive than most covers but is a quality cover and is made in the UK. Easy to clean and dishwasher safe.
Set of 2 Ventilated Microwave Food Plate Dish Cover Kitchen Cooking
If you want to buy 2 microwave plate covers then this is the one to go for.
You get 2 covers for not much more than you would pay for 1.
Each cover has vent holes around the edges to release the steam and are 26cm in diameter and 6cm high.
They are made from durable non-transparent plastic and have finger grips for easy handling.
Not only for stopping food splatter in your microwave as you can use them as a food/plate cover.