This is the summary of consumer reviews for Silpat Non-Stick Baking Mat. The BoolPool rating for this product is Excellent, with 4.70 stars, and the price range is $15.88-$26.95 (Price varies by size).
The Silpat Non-Stick Baking Mat is made of finely weaved glass coated with food grade silicone material and is reusable up to 3000 times. The non-stick mat not only eliminates the need of greasing, but also saves on time and money. The non-breakable and non-falling surface allows convenience of placing the mat directly over the oven racks. They have a multipurpose functionality of preparing, cooking and/or heating food and can tolerate heat up to 480 degree. They are easy to clean, simply wash or rinse with hot water and dish soap. The mats can easily be stored either flat or rolled up. The mats are completely freezer and microwave safe which makes baking fun and breeze. It is best to avoid using cutters or knives on the mat to retain its durability.
However, it is noticed that the mat absorbs food smells and leaves oil traces; it is good to avoid oiling. Also, it may trigger smoke alarm sometimes as it catches fire and emits lot of smoke.
Overall, the Silpat Non-Stick Baking Mat wonderfully serves as a baking liner or working surface due to its non-stick surface. It is highly recommended by professional chefs for its utility and affordable price. Silpat products conform to US regulations on food grade silicone, and are FDA, NSF, and Kosher certified.
Silpat Non-Stick Baking Mat comes in many different sizes and shapes to meet all kind of baking needs.