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Shop Ramekins For Baking and Food Serving at Harris Scarfe
So, what exactly is a ramekin? Think of it as a small, individual-sized dish, like a mini bowl or baking cup. Traditionally made from materials like ceramic, porcelain, or glass, ramekins are designed to withstand the heat of an oven, making them a versatile cookware addition to your kitchen.
What is a Ramekin Used For?
Now that we know what a ramekin is, what can you do with it? The possibilities are as diverse as your culinary imagination:
- Baking Individual Servings: Ramekins are perfect for creating individual portions of baked treats like soufflés, custards, or crumbles. Each person gets their own delicious serving.
- Prepping Ingredients: Use ramekins to organise and prep ingredients before starting a recipe. It's like having your personal mise en place, adding efficiency to your cooking process.
- Serving Condiments: Elevate your dinner table by using ramekins to serve individual portions of sauces, dressings, or condiments. It adds a touch of sophistication to any meal.
- Chilled Desserts: Ramekins are not limited to heat, they're equally handy for crafting chilled desserts like panna cotta or mousses.
What is the difference between a bowl and a ramekin?
While both serve as vessels for food, ramekins are typically smaller and more shallow than bowls. Ramekins are designed for individual servings and often have straighter sides compared to the broader, deeper design of bowls.
Why do you put ramekins in water?
Placing ramekins in a water bath, known as a bain-marie, helps regulate the temperature during baking. It prevents the edges of delicate dishes, like custards, from curdling or cracking due to excessive heat.
Can you put ramekins straight in the oven?
Absolutely! Ramekins are designed to withstand oven temperatures. Just make sure to check if your ramekin is labelled as oven-safe.
Kitchenware Brands We Love: Casa Domani and Corningware
- Loved For: Combining modern design with durability.
- Top Features: Sleek aesthetics and quality craftsmanship make Casa Domani a staple in Aussie kitchens.
- Loved For: Innovative glass-ceramic material.
- Top Features: Corningware's ability to seamlessly transition from oven to table with style and ease.
Explore Quality Ramekins and More Ovenware at Harris Scarfe
Ready to expand your ovenware collection? Harris Scarfe has an extensive range, online and in-store. From versatile ramekins to oven dishes, oven trays & tins, and casserole dishes, there's something to suit every kitchen need. Shop online and enjoy the convenience of home delivery or visit a Harris Scarfe store near you to see the impressive range in person!