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Old 01-11-2016, 10:15 PM   #21
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Does anyone know if the Silpat mats are worth the money? Seems like there are a lot of new brands available now that are less pricey.
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Old 01-11-2016, 10:32 PM   #22
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I used them for cookies. Better to ask then assume
Interesting. I have never had that problem. I don't even have the marking of where the cookies were placed and baked on the mat.
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Does anyone know if the Silpat mats are worth the money? Seems like there are a lot of new brands available now that are less pricey.

Katie has had hers for 20 years. That sounds pretty good to me.
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Katie has had hers for 20 years. That sounds pretty good to me.
I've had my Silpat for 20 years!
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Old 01-12-2016, 02:26 AM   #25
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Does anyone know if the Silpat mats are worth the money? Seems like there are a lot of new brands available now that are less pricey.
I'm inclined to agree. I've had both, and I can't see any real difference in use. I have two that are just a sheet of silicone without the woven layer, and they work fine. They were a gift, so I don't know where they were purchased, but it's two piece set, one fits a half sheet pan and one fits a quarter sheet pan.
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Old 01-12-2016, 09:51 AM   #26
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Katie has had hers for 20 years. That sounds pretty good to me.
Just as a clarification, my mats are NOT Silpat. They are a Teflon-like material that can be cut to shape/size and I love them.
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Dishwasher..top rack definitely.
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Old 01-12-2016, 11:20 AM   #28
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Just as a clarification, my mats are NOT Silpat. They are a Teflon-like material that can be cut to shape/size and I love them.
Thanks Katie! Have you used them in the toaster oven? I see that some manufacturers make baking mats specifically for that purpose.
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Old 01-12-2016, 12:57 PM   #29
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I'd really like to get a silicone baking mat for my toaster oven tray, but all of them seem too big. My toaster oven tray is 8.75 x 10.25 and the one Silpat makes is 7-7/8” x 10-13/16". Looks like I'm going to have to cut the Silpat one a little or get a bigger tray.
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I'd really like to get a silicone baking mat for my toaster oven tray, but all of them seem too big. My toaster oven tray is 8.75 x 10.25 and the one Silpat makes is 7-7/8 x 10-13/16". Looks like I'm going to have to cut the Silpat one a little or get a bigger tray.
Look back at what Katie H. posted. Her mats are made of a Teflon material. And they are cutable. Cutting a Silpat is not advisable. There is material in the middle that will be exposed and could burn.
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