Tender Pork Ribs

Juicy Tender Pork Ribs in Minutes
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Tender Pork Ribs

These pork ribs are so tender and yummy.  Nobody will believe that you cooked them in your microwave!!

Prep Time 5 mins Cook Time 2 mins Rest Time 2 mins Total Time 9 mins 2 Servings: 1



★ cooking times may vary depending on your microwave's wattage, brand and size.


  1. Directions
    1. Coat ribs well with olive
    2. Sprinkle some spice of your choice. ( store bought Lemon Zest Spice is used for this recipe ) 
    3. Cook the ribs in microwave for about 4~5 min. 
    4. Remove The Donabe from the microwave, and let it sit for about 2 min. 

    *** Please make sure to keep the ribs to a single layer, no overlapping ***

    If you like your ribs to be crispy, you can put the Donabe ( without the lid ) in your oven and cook for 5 min or so in broil setting. Please check the ribs often, so you can enjoy your ribs as CRISPY & JUICY!!


Hi, I'm June, owner of this site. I am not a professional chef, just sharing some of my favorite recipes for your Microwave Donabe. Enjoy!

Keywords: pork, ribs, pork ribs, lemon spice, olive oil

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June Voss

CEO and creator of Japanese Goods USA

Hi, I'm June Voss, CEO of the company, a wife to an amazing husband whom I met while working at Walt Disney World and a mother of 2 wonderful children ( and 2 dogs, 11 goats and 3 rescued feral cats). I was born and raised in Japan. I would love to share delicious Japanese foods, culture and everything I love about the beautiful country.  I am not a professional chef, I just love cooking! I have translated and added some of the recipes I like, but once you've cooked a few of these dishes, you'll soon be able to cook almost anything in your Microwave Donabe. I hope you enjoy it and can't wait to hear & see your own Donabe creations! 

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