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The Best 9×9 Pans for Cooking and Baking
The 9×9 pan = a kitchen staple. For a dish that will bake bars, cakes and casseroles—and look good, too—here are the pans to buy.
Splattered Enamel Pan
This hand-crafted splatter-print enamel pan ($22) is ready for any 9×9 recipe in our collection. It’s available in a variety of fun color combos that really shake things up, making the pan ready for both the oven and the potluck buffet.
Classic Nonstick Cake Pan
You’ll probably want to have at least one of these basic nonstick cake pans ($22) in your cupboard for baking cakes, like this blackberry streusel coffee cake. It never hurts to have an extra for square layer cakes, either.
Clay Baking Dish
This classic glazed pan ($40) is available in two food-safe shades that won’t fade or discolor over time, made of a lightweight ceramic that keeps your food hot and delicious. Plus, comfortable handles will give you a secure grip on whatever tasty dish you’re whipping up.
Nordic Ware Aluminum Pan
You won’t ruin the top of a mile-high casserole recipe with aluminum foil or plastic wrap when you prep it in this Nordic Ware pan that comes with a lid ($16). Bonus: Nordic Ware pans are made in the USA!
Springform Square Pan
When your craving for cheesecake or upside-down cake comes calling, a non-stick springform pan ($19) is the way to go. It offers you an effortless release, and holds its form without any leaking or spilling over.
Martha Stewart Collection Square Pan
For delicate recipes like buttery cornbread that need to be handled carefully, a silicone pan like this ($13) is ready to be popped in the oven. Silicone makes for fast food release and easy cleanup without ruining your baked goods.
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