What does a roasting pan look like?

Answer A roasting pan may be rectangular or oval, with tall sides (at least 3 inches) to allow a rack to sit inside the pan. Some have tall lids. Manufacturers offer a variety of sizes, ranging from 12 to... Read More »

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Is a broiler pan the same as a roasting pan?

A broiler pan is slightly different than a roasting pan. The former is a shallow drip pan with a grill insert that has holes to allow grease to escape into the drip pan. A roasting pan has higher s... Read More »

What can I use if I do not have a roasting rack?

On One Hand: Use Common Household ProductsIf you find yourself with a meal to roast, but no roasting rack, simply use tinfoil. Grab several sheets of foil and twist them into a long rope. Then, spi... Read More »

What is a shallow roasting pan?

One piece of cookware that almost every kitchen benefits from is a shallow roasting pan. Made heavy for baking in the oven and cooking on top of the stove, most shallow roasting pans have low sides... Read More »

What is a roasting pan substitute?

A roasting pan is primarily used for cooking large pieces of meat, but if one is not available, a broiling pan can be substituted. The broiling pan needs to have a removable rack. Another substitut... Read More »