Storage Containers

How Long Can You Leave Butter Out Before It Goes Rancid?

Does butter go bad? Yes! Does butter need to be refrigerated? Ideally. So how long can you leave butter out before it goes rancid? That depends. Read on for everything you need to know about storing...

Where oh where did all the Baggies go?

by soccermom13 7 years ago

Okay, I admit that I may be in the 1% of US cooks who still use Baggies (the ones you seal with a twist tie) rather than exclusively using the plastic bags with zipper locks or the "press 'em toget...

Food to Go - The Container

by seefoo 11 months ago

Nissan Stainless food container. Watching Women’s Soccer and I ran out for some breakfast to go. Menudo! We got this thing a decade ago. It’s fantastic to take food to potlucks and office partie...

Replacement Lids for Rubbermaid Easy-Find Lid Containers

by masha 2 years ago

Is anyone aware of a source for replacement Rubbermaid lids for the easy-find lid containers? I've google-searched and come up empty, including the Rubbermaid site, Amazon, and Ebay. I've got...

4 Ways To Reduce Plastics And Other Single-Use Disposables In Your Kitchen

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

" . . . Invest in alternative storage. I'm not kidding when I say that I used to really love plastic storage bags, from snack-size to gallon-size zip-top bags — so this was, perhaps, the biggest ch...

What to freeze homemade broth in?

by Starr5678 8 years ago

I make my own broth and have been struggling to find an easy frozen storage solution. I want to freeze in 1 cup portions, since that is what I use most often. I have been premeasuring the broth, ...

Replacement Seals

by taminiesallie 1 year ago

I have a set of OGGI Canisters and need to replace the seals. Where? How do I measure size?

Parts for clamp lid storage jars

by amohler 3 years ago

I have a lot of jars with clamp lids I use for storing food. I often take off the lid for washing in the dishwasher. As of late the bracket that holds the metal ring to the jar keeps popping off ...

Storing butter outside of fridge

by SIMIHOUND 7 years ago

My wife has run into two people this week that store their butter on the counter or in the cupboard to keep the butter soft for spreading. I have read a few articles and the ones that say it is saf...

Brown sugar storage fail

by arielleeve 2 years ago

So I know all about the terra cotta brown sugar savers. I have two airtight progressive containers (they're actually made for brown sugar and come with the terra cotta pieces), one with light brown...

Storing a Pound of Butter

by moberemk 2 years ago

So, living in Canada means that butter is expensive. The 1lb blocks are way less convenient than the sticks I got used to back in the States, but they're also noticeably cheaper; I've been thinking...

OXO - Overengineered or OverDesign

by mobiledynamics 2 years ago

I have only a handful of Oxo stuff at home. Just going off the top of my head - 1 Y Peeler, 2 Swivels, 2 Silicon Spatula's, one measuring cup (I use for my auto detailing hobby), and maybe some od...

Plastic-free storage for bulk dry goods

by sliverstorm 2 years ago

I just discovered the lovely vast collection of rubbermaid & cambro storage containers I picked up were all made with BPA. (Apparently now that BPA is out of the news, companies are quietly bringin...

Glass food storage: Luminarc vs Pyrex vs GlassLock?

by skyline 8 years ago

Thinking about getting rid of the Rubbermaid Serve'n'Saver food storage containers we now have, and switching to glass. We also have a bunch of the Ziploc two-cup round containers with the screw-on...

All Clad Lid Storage

by ginarcameron 2 years ago

Our All Clad pots and pans hang and look lovely. Our All Clad lids are jumbled in a drawer and I inevitably have to pull 2 or 3 out before I find one that fits. How do you organize your All Clad ...

Getting odors out of tupperware/plastic containers?

by FML 17 years ago

What's the best way to get smells out of plastic storage containers? Despite my constant scrubbing and frequent washing, my tupperware often retains the odors of the previously stored item.

Washing Plastic Containers Covers in the DW

by mobiledynamics 3 years ago

For those that wash your plastic in your DW, I'd love to reexplore this question It has been posted and discussed at one point.... For my glasslock containers, I handwash my covers. Mainly as th...

Sugar dispenser - Italian bars

by itryalot 11 years ago

I am looking for a sugar dispenser for a gift. The couple fell in love with the ones they saw all throughout Italy and France. Stainless steel, I think, and the top opened/closed automatically. ...

Stainless steel fusti for water?

by faycat 3 years ago

My husband was recently admiring a stainless steel Dinuba fusti used to dispense water at a cafe near us, and saying that he wants to switch from using our plastic filter pitcher (Soma) for water s...

Is there a name for the flippable spice jars in professional kitchens?

by drjlm 3 years ago

Hi folks, I'm something of a curry afficionado and trying to set up my home kitchen with all the tools that the pros use. One piece of kit that I keep coming across in instructional videos ar...

Best glass storage containers

by skyisred 4 years ago

So I want to go berserk and replace all my plastic containers with glass. They need to be freezer save and ideally, unbreakable. I've looked at Pyrex, Anchor Hocking, and Wean Green. Which one woul...