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What are the advantages of dedicated cooling racks?

E_M | Nov 11, 201102:27 AM     9

We have a few cooking racks. On the rare occasion that I try to bake (I am not a good baker) and I need a cooling rack, I use the cooking rack. The racks are always washed in the DW so there is no transference of odors or whatnot. So far, this seems to work fine. So, can one use cooling and cooking racks interchangeably? Are cooking racks more versatile since they can be put in the oven and used to support a turkey?

Thanks.

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