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Set of 3 Rubbermaid TakeAlongs Containers – $2.26 + Step by Step Yeast Rehydration

 

Rubbermaid TakeAlongs Twist and Seal Food Storage Containers.  Set of 3.  2 Cup Capacity.  Twist tight, leak proof.  Microwave and freezer safe.  Made in the USA.

Use for general storage around your home brewery. Rubbermaid TakeAlongs Twist and Seal Food Storage Containers, 2-Cup, Clear, Set of 3

yeastSince these are microwave safe you could also use them to rehydrate yeast.  See: Step by Step: Rehydrating Dried Yeast Using Rubbermaid TakeAlong Containers

4/30/16 10:30 PM Central: These have dropped to $2.26.  That’s the best historical direct from Amazon price I found. Shipping is also free, with a qualifying order, as part of the Amazon’s Add On promotion. Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.  See Recent Amazon Finds and our Amazon Fillers Resource Page to help you put together an order that qualifies for free shipping.

Rubbermaid TakeAlongs Twist and Seal Food Storage Containers, 2-Cup, Clear, Set of 3

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Rubbermaid 22 Piece Easy Find Container Set

Rubbermaid Easy Find Lid Glass Food Storage Container, 22-Piece Set (1865887)

Rubbermaid Easy Find Lid Glass Food Storage Container Set (1865887).  22 Pieces.  BPA free glass.  Dishwasher, microwave and oven safe to 425 deg F.  Easy find lids snap to bases and nest inside of each other for easier storage and organization.  Made in the USA.  Avoid sever and sudden temperature changes.

Use for DME, ingredient and general storage and organization around your homebrewery.

The container part of these is made from glass.  That’s good if you’re trying to reduce the amount of plastic in your brewing processes.  Since these are microwave safe, you could use these (probably the smaller sizes would make the most sense) to microwave and cool water for the purpose of rehydrating yeast.

Also Consider: Rubbermaid Canister Set | 42 Piece Container Set

Rubbermaid Easy Find Lid Glass Food Storage Container, 22-Piece Set (1865887)

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5 Gallon Food Grade Buckets – SEE UPDATE

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5 Gallon Bucket With Lid - Food Grade - BPA Free - 90 Mil Thickness

5 Gallon Bucket With Lid.  Food Grade.  BPA Free.  90 Mil Thickness.  Made in the USA.  Includes metal handle with plastic grip.

Use for ingredient storage or you could convert this to a fermenter with the use of a grommet.

Update: The Amazon Lightning Deal that this post originally referred to has ended. Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.

5 Gallon Bucket With Lid – Food Grade – BPA Free – 90 Mil Thickness

Also Consider: Buckets and Lids at Emergency Essentials

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60 LB Stackable, Airtight Container [Grain Storage]

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Vittles Vault Stackable Homebrew Grain Storage

60 lb Stackable Vittles Vault Container.  The Vittles Vault line of stackable containers are very popular for bulk grain storage.

They are.. food grade, airtight and pest proof.  They also have a large easy access opening and the ability to stack makes them space efficient.  Heavy Duty construction and easy spin off and on lid.  Lid features lock-down double gaskets.  The body includes molded handles for easy carrying.  Made from FDA approved Food Grade Plastic and BPA Free.

This 60 lb capacity Vittles Vault easily holds a 50-55 lb bag of grain.  Stock up on bags of malt to save money, have fresher grain and be ready for your next homebrew.

 

Vittles Vault Stackable 60 lb

12 Ball Pint Mason Jars [Hop and Ingredient Storage] – $8.47

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12 Wide Mouth Pint Jars by Ball.  Includes lids and bands.  You can use these for hop and ingredient storage.

A quart jar holds about 1 lb of pellet hops [See: FoodSaver V2244 Review].  Pint jars hold about 1/2 lb of pellet hops.  Also: Ball Wide Mouth Storage Caps | FoodSaver Wide Mouth Jar Sealer

You can use canning jars to store hops, smaller amounts of grain, and other brewing ingredients and can starter wort.  I seal these with my FoodSaver V2244 [Review] Jar Sealing Attachment (Wide MouthRegular Mouth) when storing ingredients.  You can also use Mason jars to make starters and to can starter wort and sterile water (using a pressure cooker).  Storage Lids (Wide MouthRegular Mouth) are also available.

4/20/16 3 PM Central: These are selling for just $8.47. Shipping is also free with Prime Membership or a qualifying order. Check the product page for up to the minute price and availability.  See Recent Amazon Finds and our Amazon Fillers Resource Page to help you put together an order that qualifies for free shipping.

Ball Mason Jars Wide-Mouth Can or Freeze – 16 oz 12pk

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60 LB Stackable, Airtight Container [Grain Storage]

Vittles Vault Stackable Homebrew Grain Storage

60 lb Stackable Vittles Vault Container.  The Vittles Vault line of stackable containers are very popular for bulk grain storage.

They are.. food grade, airtight and pest proof.  They also have a large easy access opening and the ability to stack makes them space efficient.  Heavy Duty construction and easy spin off and on lid.  Lid features lock-down double gaskets.  The body includes molded handles for easy carrying.  Made from FDA approved Food Grade Plastic and BPA Free.

This 60 lb capacity Vittles Vault easily holds a 50-55 lb bag of grain.  Stock up on bags of malt to save money, have fresher grain and be ready for your next homebrew.

Vittles Vault Stackable 60 lb

60 LB Stackable, Airtight Container [Grain Storage]

Vittles Vault Stackable Homebrew Grain Storage

60 lb Stackable Vittles Vault Container.  The Vittles Vault line of stackable containers are very popular for bulk grain storage.

They are.. food grade, airtight and pest proof.  They also have a large easy access opening and the ability to stack makes them space efficient.  Heavy Duty construction and easy spin off and on lid.  Lid features lock-down double gaskets.  The body includes molded handles for easy carrying.  Made from FDA approved Food Grade Plastic and BPA Free.

This 60 lb capacity Vittles Vault easily holds a 50-55 lb bag of grain.  Stock up on bags of malt to save money, have fresher grain and be ready for your next homebrew.

Vittles Vault Stackable 60 lb