|What is the maximum temperature silicon moulds can be used with?|
|Is silicon safe for contact with food?|
|What are the advantages of cooking using silicon moulds?|
|Will the Lilotte cake tins get damaged if repeatedly folded?|
|How should the silicon moulds be washed?|
|Should the silicon moulds be greased and floured before use?|
|What precautions should I take to make the most of my Lilotte cake tins?|
|what shapes are the lillotte available in?|
|What is the maximum temperature silicon moulds can be used with?
|Silicon moulds will withstand temperatures between -40°C and 250°C. They are suitable for gas, electric and microwave ovens, and can be put into the oven straight from the freezer. |
|Is silicon safe for contact with food?
|The material used for the Pedrini’s “le lillotte” cake tin moulds, is a liquid non toxic silicon with platonic catalyst (a product also used in the medical sector, for example in the manufacturing of heart valves). The silicon can be fully recycled, complies with all international regulations for materials in contact with food (HACCP), and is manufactured in Italy. It is imperative that the quality of the silicon purchased is always carefully monitored. Our priority is to supply a quality product, whilst also ensuring the health of the consumer. Pedrini guarantees that the Lilotte cake tins are a totally safe to use product.|
|What are the advantages of cooking using silicon moulds?
|Using silicon moulds means an energy saving of about 30%. Their thermal conductivity leads to shorter cooking times, at temperatures approximately 20°/30° C lower than those used for metal moulds. The total flexibility of the moulds also means that removing cooked foods is much easier, with less risk of damaging their shape.|
|Will the Lilotte cake tins get damaged if repeatedly folded?
|Silicon is an extremely flexible and practical material: It doesn’t matter how many times the silicon moulds are folded or rolled, they will always go back to their original shape. This means that they can be stored in very little space.|
|How should the silicon moulds be washed?
|They can be washed very easily, either by hand or in the dishwasher, they do not absorb odours.|
|Should the silicon moulds be greased and floured before use?
|Silicon is a non stick material: No grease or flour is necessary.|
|What precautions should I take to make the most of my Lilotte cake tins?
|Just a few precautions are enough to appreciate how practical and easy to use, Lilotte cake tins are. First of all, no sharp or pointed objects should be used. The cake tins should not be placed in direct contact with fire or electric plates. We also recommended to remove cakes only once they are cold. Before using your Lilotte cake tins for the first time, the mould should be washed, either by hand or in the dishwasher, using a non abrasive detergent.|
|what shapes are the lillotte available in?
|In addition to the classic ring and flan shapes, Lilotte cake tins are also available in flower, heart, star, sun, moon, teddy bear shapes, to name a few. The bright yellow cream Lilotte cake tins lighten the mood of every kitchen and make cooking fun. |