The first step to any success in the kitchen is the proper tools and covering your bakeware needs can be an extensive and overwhelming process. It’s important to furnish your professional kitchen with the proper baking pans that will best suit your needs. Fortunately for you, we have spelled out the benefits of each type of baking pan available and what purpose each one can serve for you. Let’s get to it, shall we?
As one of the most universal pans found in both home and commercial kitchens, the sheet pan is the workhorse of the baking world. While people use sheet pans for a variety of needs, these pans are most ideal for baking cookies, biscuits and other flat food items. Made from primarily stainless steel or aluminum, sheet pans provide an unbeatable level of durability.
Sheet pans are made in three sizes:
Measures 18” x 26” and fits the maximum amount of food. A full-size oven is required for this pan.
By having various sizes, you’ll be equipped to make large or small batches of foods easily depending on demand. Make sure to consider your oven size prior to purchase, as not all ovens are accommodating to full-size pans.Shop Sheet Pans
Versatility narrows as we move from sheet pans to cake pans. Cake pans are more specific to different types of cakes. Here are a selection of cake pans offered and the benefits of each:
This model is ideal for delicate cakes, such as cheesecakes and tortes, as the bottom and sides of these pans can be removed for easy cake removal.
Round Cake Pans
Considered a staple piece of bakeware, this cake pan can be used for a variety of creations from the simple birthday cake to a stacked wedding cake.
Bundt cakes are famous for their unique ring shape and come in a variety of flavors. Having a specific bundt pan allows you to create this famous design with ease.
Rectangular Cake Pans
Sheet cakes are a commonly made cake in both home and commercial kitchens, particularly bakeries and catering kitchens. Rectangular cake pans are also great for baking up brownies, casseroles and much more.
There are also several novelty baking pans available for more unique pastries.Shop Cake Pans
The following bread pans are designed to make the breads for which they are respectively named:Shop Bread Pans