Parchment Paper Questions
Q. What is parchment paper?A. Parchment paper Belstaff sale also called baking paper or baking parchment is a heavy duty paper sold on rolls in boxes, like aluminum foil andplastic wrap. It is moisture resistant and grease resistant, and has several uses in the kitchen.
Primarily, parchment is used for lining baking pans. It eliminates greasing baking pans so there is virtual Belstaff sale ly no clean up. And parchment lined baking pans practically guarantee that food won’t stick, which is especially helpful when baking cakes and sticky cookies; they practically slide out of the pans.
Parchment helps out in other ways too. You can literally pick up an entire batch of cookies from the baking sheet and transfer them to a wire rack to cool without fumbling with hot pans and spatulas. (No more misshapen cookies.) And parchment also holds up in microwave cooking.
Parchment also is used to make disposable pastry bags and to bake foods en p Belstaff sale apillote, a cooking method in which foods and seasonings are cooked together inside an envelope made with the parchment.
Look for parchment paper in the baking section of the supermarket or with the Belstaff sale aluminum foil andplastic wrap. Pre cut parchment circles for lining round cake pans are available in kitchen specialty stores.
For recipes using parchment paper, see:How to Cook Fish in ParchmentChicken Baked in ParchmentPink Peppermint MeringuesTilapia Sweet Corn Baked in Parchment