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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So put down the colored icing, step away from the baking sheet, and train your focus this way. Alessandra Codinha, Vogue, "Sick of Holiday Movies? Help Is On the Way," 21 Dec. 2018 Arrange cookies on 2 ungreased rimmed baking sheets, spaced about 1½-inches apart. Adina Steiman, WSJ, "This Holiday Season’s Smartest Cookie," 5 Dec. 2018 This recipe is clutch for a brunch party because the bacon can be cooked most of the way, held on baking sheets, then glazed and reheated right before everyone sits down. Amiel Stanek, Bon Appetit, "Maple-Sriracha Glazed Bacon," 28 May 2018 Drop dough by rounded tablespoons at 2 inches apart (these cookies spread) on the baking sheets. Susan Selasky, Detroit Free Press, "In Good Taste: Bake special cookies for mom this Mother's Day," 6 May 2018 Cool on the baking sheets about 10 minutes, then transfer to a wire rack to finish cooling. Jeanmarie Brownson,, "Perfect roast chicken for the perfect chicken sandwich," 2 Apr. 2018 Put the crust on a baking sheet. Pour the filling into the crust and bake for 20 to 25 minutes, until the filling has just set and is still slightly wobbly in the center. Adrienne Westenfeld, Town & Country, "An Indulgent Take On High Tea: Chocolate Lavender Pie," 15 Mar. 2014 Season with salt and pepper, drizzle with 1 T olive oil, and then transfer the parchment squares to a baking sheet. Daniel Boulud, ELLE Decor, "Daniel Boulud's Scallop Rosettes with Spaghetti Squash," 4 Oct. 2013 Remove baking sheet from oven and immediately pour vinegar onto sheet, stirring to loosen any browned bits. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Pork Tenderloin with Roasted Red Grapes and Cabbage," 7 Jan. 2019

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1806, in the meaning defined above

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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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