Silpat Perfect Pretzel Baking Sheet Review

Silpat Perfect Pretzel Baking Sheet Review
From www.foodfanatic.com, by Emily Caruso

Silpat Perfect Pretzel Baking Sheet

The Silpat® Perfect Pretzel Mat is part of the Silpat® Perfect Collection. The mat itself is a thick, durable non-stick mat that works in any type of oven. They are made to perfectly fit on a half-sheet baking pan and can be used in both sweet and savory baking applications.

The Perfect Pretzel Mat takes the traditional Silpat® and includes guidelines for forming and baking the perfect baked, soft pretzels. Each mat has spaces for 6 large pretzels that make it easy to form the shape as well as space the pretzels apart from one another to create the perfect baking environment. Your pretzels will not stick to each other or your pan when using this mat. The Silpat® mat distributes heat evenly across the pan making all of your baked goods perfectly golden brown, whether you are baking sweet or savory pretzels.

The base of this Perfect Pretzel mat is a standard Silpat® mat so you can use it for more than just baking pretzels. Any baking or roasting that is done in your kitchen can be done on this Perfect Pretzel mat.

Clean up is easy do to the superior non-stick qualities of the Silpat®. Simply wipe off with a damp sponge and rinse with clean water when you are finished using the mat. Having several of these mats in your kitchen will make holiday baking and cooking a breeze. They replace the need for parchment paper or non-stick spray which will save you money and be easy on the planet.

Pros:

  • Even baking in ovens up to 480°F
  • Can be used in sweet and savory cooking
  • Pretzel guidelines help form the perfect shaped pretzel as well as space them evenly on the pan to ensure proper baking.
  • Simple to clean
  • Saves money by replacing the need for parchment paper and non-stick spray
  • Protects sheet pans from sticky foods
  • Perfect Pretzel mats pull double duty and can be used not only for pretzels, but for any baking application.

Cons

  • Can be tricky to find a good position to air dry mats after cleaning
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