Right here’s how you can expertly line a sq., rectangle, or circle baking pan with parchment paper, in order that it matches completely each time!
Lining a baking pan with parchment paper is likely one of the best methods to avoid wasting time, vitality and stress when baking. I like that once I use parchment all I’ve to do is raise the sides of the paper to drag my baking proper out of the pan. Looks like a no brainer proper?! However what isn’t as apparent, is how you can correctly line a baking pan with parchment to suit it to perfection. So for that, I’m right here to assist!
The best way to Line a Baking Pan with Parchment
You possibly can watch me do that hack HERE, or observe alongside these steps utilizing the photographs to assist.
Step 1: Tear off a big piece of parchment paper (greater than your pan length-ways).
Step 2: Place your pan on prime of the parchment paper length-ways. With out transferring the pan, lower out the corners of the parchment paper on every nook.
Step 3: Spray the pan with cooking spray.
Step 4: Place the trimmed parchment paper contained in the pan.
Step 5: Press the parchment into the underside and up the perimeters of the pan, lining up the respective corners: it ought to match completely.
Step 6: You’re carried out and able to bake!
The best way to Line a Spherical Cake Pan
So that you mastered the sq./rectangle…however what in regards to the spherical pan?! This one is definitely so simply you’ll be kicking your self for not realizing. Confer with the photographs beneath to assist!
Step 1: Lower off a sheet of parchment simply barely greater than the cake pan.
Step 2: Fold the parchment in half.
Step 3: Fold the parchment in half once more.
Step 4: Fold right into a triangle.
Step 5 / Step 6: Fold the triangle in half once more to make a fair smaller triangle.
Step 7: Maintain the triangle towards the pan. Discover the nook of the triangle the place the middle of the paper can be as soon as it’s unfolded. Place this nook in the course of the cake pan and maintain the parchment proper the place it hits the sting of the pan.
Step 8: Utilizing the place you’re holding the parchment as a information, trim the triangle about 1/8-inch in from the sting of your pan (to assist it match inside).
Step 9: Unfold the parchment.
Step 10: Voilà! Take pleasure in an ideal spherical to your cake pan!
Do You Must Use Parchment Paper?
Technically, usually, you don’t want it. After all, you would simply grease the pan, however in case you actually need to be certain your cake will come out of the pan, good ‘ol parchment paper will at all times do the trick. Oh, and it saves you the headache of the additional clear up which is vital!