"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Desserts, Sweets & Cookies & Candy > Cookies
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-25-2007, 08:57 PM   #1
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Dayton, OH
Posts: 88
Send a message via AIM to CyberSlag5k

I have a quick question. I have some cookie dough cooling in the fridge for a new recipe, and this recipe calls for the cookies to be baked on parchment paper. The cookies need a while before they're ready to bake, so I could run out to the store and grab some, but I'd really rather not make the trip if I don't have to. Can I use something else instead? Wax paper, for example? Or perhaps just cook them straight on the cookie sheet? Is, perhaps, the author of this recipe just trying to save me some cookie sheet cleanup? Or is the parchment paper a necessity, if the recipe calls for it?



CyberSlag5k is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2007, 09:08 PM   #2
Certified Pretend Chef
Andy M.'s Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Massachusetts
Posts: 43,706
The paper is to prevent sticking. You could try spraying the cookie sheet.

"If you want to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first create the universe." -Carl Sagan
Andy M. is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-25-2007, 11:02 PM   #3
Head Chef
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Des Moines Iowa
Posts: 1,213
Parchment paper is a great tool if you have it other wise spray with some non stick spray, then when you are out look for it most large super mkt. carry it next to foil and plastic wrap it does not spoil >:-))
Cook with passion or don't cook at all
Dave Hutchins is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:46 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.