sheet pan

noun

plural sheet pans
: baking sheet
Place pepitas on a sheet pan and bake until they start to pop, about 7-10 minutes.Ruth Tobias
No need to shell out for a high-end roasting pan and rack; just buy a cheap but sturdy sheet pan.Sara Dickerman

Examples of sheet pan in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Place sheet pan on middle rack in oven and heat oven to 450 degrees. Melissa Clark, San Diego Union-Tribune, 21 Feb. 2024 Get The Recipe 18 of 75 Texas Skillet Cake No sheet pan required for this recipe. Southern Living Editors, Southern Living, 15 Feb. 2024 While the quinoa steams, toss some sweet potato cubes and broccoli florets with olive oil and salt on a sheet pan. Daniela Galarza, Washington Post, 15 Feb. 2024 One-dish wonders, sheet pan suppers, and quick skillet dinners—packed with fresh produce and flavorful ingredients—are the name of the game. Southern Living Editors, Southern Living, 13 Feb. 2024 One-pot, sheet pan and skillet meals are the recipe darlings of the weeknight dinner world. Aaron Hutcherson, Washington Post, 13 Feb. 2024 Try roasting them like you would a butternut squash: Halve it, seed it, then place it on a sheet pan with some butter, salt, and favorite spices. Colleen Weeden, Better Homes & Gardens, 4 Feb. 2024 Rub all over the chicken pieces and place them skin side down in a large sheet pan. Pati Jinich, San Diego Union-Tribune, 24 Jan. 2024 Repeat with remaining cookies, using the first sheet pan for the third batch. Jill Silva, Charlotte Observer, 31 Jan. 2024 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sheet pan was in 1916

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“Sheet pan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sheet%20pan. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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