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

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Another appetizer idea: Fill mini fillo cups or patty shells with pimento cheese, arrange them on a baking sheet, and bake at 350 for 8 to 10 minutes. Judy Walker,, "Pimento cheese sandwich, casserole, spread recipes: Variations are endless," 22 May 2018 Remove from oven and let rest on baking sheet 5 minutes before transferring to a serving plate. Jennifer Rude Klett, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Table for 1: For solo diners, cooking at home offers many perks," 12 July 2018 Spread the pita in a single layer on a baking sheet. Sarah Fritsche,, "Recipe: Tawla’s Fattoush," 3 July 2018 Place on a baking sheet and continue with the rest of the mixture. Jessica Fecteau,, "Donatella Arpaia Shares the Family Recipe That Started Her 'Whole Career' As a Celebrity Chef," 30 May 2018 Roll it out, then slide the parchment onto a baking sheet and lift off the top paper. Claudia Catalano,, "Recipe: For this tart, top a rectangle of flaky pastry with goat cheese and asparagus spears," 28 May 2018 Simply spread naked popcorn kernels on a baking sheet and slide it into an oven preheated to 356 degrees, says Emmanuel Virot, first author of the study, who is now a postdoctoral research fellow at Harvard University. Markham Heid, Time, "You Asked: What’s the Healthiest Way to Make Popcorn?," 28 Mar. 2018 Place on a baking sheet and bake until filling is heated and cheese melts, 25 to 30 minutes. Judy Walker,, "DIY crawfish bread, shrimp bread as easy as pie to make," 20 Mar. 2018 Drain shrimp and spread on a rimmed baking sheet to cool. Sarah Fritsche,, "Recipe: Baby Iceberg Wedge Salad With Chilled Shrimp, Mint & Green Goddess," 3 July 2018

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First Known Use of baking sheet

1806, in the meaning defined above

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