Rinse before first use. Place the liner on a perforated tray or a grid before handling, with the writing facing up. Lay the product to be baked or frozen directly on Silpat™. Usable in any kind of oven (ventilated, steam, microwave, deck oven).Click to see full answer. Beside this, which side of the Silpat goes up?Good question about those silpat things. It does not matter which side you use. I was once told by a pastry chef that the textured side adds a fancy pattern to the bottom of your baked good, so you can flip it over and serve it with basket-weave texture side up.Also Know, can you use Silpat for roasting vegetables? Use Parchment or a Silpat You never want to roast your vegetables directly on your sheet tray. Aluminum from the tray can leach into your food. Silpat mats (silicone baking mat) are also great because they’re economical and reusable. Just so, what can you cook on a silicone baking mat? They can do almost anything parchment can. In addition to cookie work, baking mats can line baking sheets for freezing stuff (everything from fruit to cookie dough), roasting vegetables, and rolling out pie dough — just like parchment paper.Do you need to spray a Silpat?Because it’s already nonstick, silpats don’t need to be greased or otherwise prepped before use – a bonus for those of us who like to keep an eye on how much fat we use. We also use our silpat quite a bit out of the oven. Silpats also can’t be used under the broiler or placed directly on the bottom of the oven.