America’s Test Kitchen Reveals ‘Recommended’ Bakeware, Baking Accessories

With the key baking season in full swing, Cook’s Illustrated by America’s Test Kitchen has released a comprehensive list of bakeware and baking accessories that have earned “highly recommended” marks from its Vermont-based test kitchen staff. 

Two HIC products earned spots on the list including the HIC Porcelain Lasagna Baking Dish and the Perfect Pie Plate by Rose Levy Beranbaum with ceramic scalloped-edge construction. 

Nordic Ware’s Platinum Collection Anniversary Bundt Pan, the Pyrex 9-inch Pie Plate, Wear-Ever Half Size Heavy Duty Sheet Pan by Vollrath, CIA’s 12- by 17-inch Cooling Rack, and the Wilton Avanti Everglide Metal-Safe Non-Stick 12-Cup Muffin Pan made the list for key bakeware items.

For baking accessories, the Cuisipro Stainless Steel Measuring Spoons Set, SCI Bamboo Wood Cooking Spoon, Oxo Steel Pie Server and Good Grips Cookie Spatula, Amco Houseworks Professional performance 4-Piece Measuring Cup Set, J.K. Adams Maple Rolling Dowel, Vollrath’s Economy Stainless Steel Mixing Bowls and Kool-Tek 15-inch Oven Mitt by Katchall also made the list.

The list includes a brief description of each product with a short explanation of why each item earned the publication’s top marks, as well as a link to buy the product on

The full list can be seen on the Cook’s Illustrated website or can be found by clicking here: