Question: Why Preheat An Oven?

December 30, 2009


Anonymous's picture

Preheating an oven is important in insuring that the reciepe process yealds the best results.

Linda Owens's picture

Pre-heating an oven assures the item that is to be baked will completely bake in the time noted on the recipe.

It also assures that the ingredients in the item to be baked will not have time to separate or otherwise turn unsatisfactory as it rests, waiting for the oven to reach baking temperature, before the cooking process begins.