having or providing a finish designed to prevent food from sticking during cooking or baking: a nonstick saucepan; a nonstick cooking spray.
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How to use nonstick in a sentence
In a medium, nonstick skillet over medium heat, heat the olive oil until shimmering.Homemade condiments, dressings and toppings are a pathway to fast, flavorful cooking | Todd Kliman | February 2, 2021 | Washington Post
Maybe you pass on the bread basket because you don’t want to eat too many carbs, or always use nonstick cooking spray instead of oil because you’re wary of adding too much fat to a meal.
It’s designed with a nonstick basket and includes a unique set of 11 presets that are fine-tuned to specific meals including steak and root vegetables.
Coat the bottom and sides of the parchment or foil with the nonstick spray as well.These chewy, date- and walnut-packed bars are called ‘food for the gods’ with good reason | Isa Fabro | December 2, 2020 | Washington Post
As a bonus, toast tongs make excellent egg scramblers—the wood won’t scratch your nonstick pan.
As far as I am concerned, cooking eggs is the only purpose for nonstick pans.
Bialetti 8-inch nonstick frying pan I use this pan for one thing: cooking eggs.
Brush a nonstick cookie sheet with oil and arrange the crab cakes.
Preheat the grill to high heat and brush the grate with oil or spray with nonstick cooking spray.
Melt the remaining butter in a large, heavy nonstick saucepan over medium-low heat.
British Dictionary definitions for nonstick
(of saucepans, frying pans, etc) coated with a substance such as polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) that prevents food sticking to them
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