Silicon mats are versatile, limit waste and also takes minimum space for storage. Every baker would be a big fan of silicon mats but is very troubled when it comes to cleaning these silicon mats.
Here are some ways to clean your life-saver silicon mats. Happy Cleaning!
YES, you can put it in a dishwasher. Roll them and keep it on the top shelf of the dishwasher and get it on as a normal wash cycle. They’ll become significantly less oily or completely oil-free. If this doesn’t work, try these other following methods.
Soak the mat in hot water with drops of lemon juice in it for 10 minutes. Wearing kitchen gloves scrub it with a towel or sponge and then dry them on the racks.
wet the silicon mats with hot water and sprinkle baking soda. Wearing a kitchen glove, scrub it forming a lather. Leave the paste on it for 20 minutes and then wash it with hot water.
Soak mats in extremely hot water with a few squirts of grease-fighting or heavy duty dish soap for 20 minutes. The water should be piping hot and not warm. Wearing kitchen gloves, scrub well so that the stains don’t remain.