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Home Town: Orangevale, California, USA
Living In: Antelope, California, USA
Sweettreats is asking: (2 answers)
Is it safe to line a cheesecake pan with wax paper? I ran out of parchment paper and I don't want to run to the store. I have five cheesecakes and I will be using my cake pans instead of a spring form pan. TIA

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Last updated: Dec. 22, 2013 3:03 pm
Posted: Dec. 22, 2013 11:27 am
 
Answered by: Dee Dee
Dec. 22, 2013 11:34 am
don't see why not! be brave and try it!
 
Answered by: CC♥'s2bake
Dec. 22, 2013 11:38 am
I would be inclined not to use it regularly (http://bakingbites.com/2010/03/can-i-bake-with-wax-paper/), but in a pinch it does work, especially for what you intend (http://www.food.com/recipe/wax-paper-liner-for-cake-pans-452719)
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Dec. 22, 2013 11:46 am
If using for the bottom which will be completely covered with crust/filling, you can probably get away with that, but parchment is preferable. For the verticle sides I would NOT use wax paper since the exposed parts will melt during baking.
 
Marianne
Dec. 22, 2013 3:03 pm
We used to use it all the time! Before parchment came onto the scene.
 
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