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Why use parchment paper for baking?
Others tend to have hot and cool areas that result in baking issues. Using parchment paper creates a thin airy layer between the baking sheet and the paper that helps regulate the temperature, and neutralize hot spots.
What can I use instead of parchment paper for fondant?
Icing sugar is a good option for sweet things such as fondant. These are good, and less wasteful, substitutes for rolling things out using parchment paper. Aluminum foil is also coated with silicone, making it a non-stick surface. It can withstand high heats and is suitable for baking things on.
Can you use parchment paper to line a cake pan?
Lining Cake Pans. Parchment paper is typically the size of a baking sheet, since that is how so many people use it, but you can easily use it in other baking pans. A trick for lining cake pans is to place the pan on the paper and draw a circle with a sharpie pen.
Is aluminum foil a good substitute for parchment paper?
Aluminum foil is also coated with silicone, making it a non-stick surface. It can withstand high heats and is suitable for baking things on. It is not a more sustainable swap, but it will serve as a suitable replacement for parchment paper if you find yourself out of it.