baking sheet


Definition of baking sheet

: a rectangular metal sheet with a rolled edge used for baking : cookie sheet Toss the chick-peas with the oil and spices. Spread them on a nonstick baking sheet and bake for 30 to 40 minutes, or until chickpeas are golden brown and crisp.— Steven Raichlen

Examples of baking sheet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Arrange the remaining eggplant planks on the baking sheet, drizzle with 2 tablespoons oil., "Recipes for summer’s bounty: Salads & sides," 17 Sep. 2020 Place the pork fat side up on a rack set inside a large roasting pan (or use a wire rack set in a rimmed baking sheet). Tribune News Service, cleveland, "A pitmaster’s secret to the best pulled pork at home," 16 Sep. 2020 Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper and spread the baking soda over it, then transfer to the oven and bake for one hour. Popular Science, "Making homemade ramen noodles is surprisingly challenging and totally worth it," 11 Sep. 2020 In a small bowl, mix cumin, paprika, garlic and onion powders, coriander, salt and pepper. Spread chickpeas on the baking sheet and bake 15 minutes. Judy Walker,, "Check out these recipes for healthy snacks, whether you love crunchy, sweet or creamy treats," 9 Sep. 2020 Sprinkle a baking sheet with cornmeal or line with parchment paper. Marian Cooper Cairns, Country Living, "Pumpkin-Chorizo Pizza," 7 Sep. 2020 Line rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper, then add 2 tablespoons oil. Ashley Rodriguez, Woman's Day, "White Pie With Bacon," 24 Aug. 2020 Form the meat into 40 (1 ½-inch) balls and place them on a large baking sheet. Kim Pierce, Dallas News, "New documentary ‘Truly Texas Mexican’ traces the indigenous food heritage of the borderlands," 4 Sep. 2020 Remove the baking sheet from the freezer and transfer the squash to ziplock plastic freezer bags. Lisa Cericola, Southern Living, "How To Freeze Squash," 4 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of baking sheet

1806, in the meaning defined above

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21 Sep 2020

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“Baking sheet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of baking sheet

: a flat piece of metal used for baking things (such as cookies and biscuits) in an oven

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