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Vacuum Sealing Mylar Bags Using Traditional Vacuum Sealers

Vacuum sealer bags are great at sealing out oxygen, preventing freezer burn, etc.  FoodSaver bags, vacuum sealers and the like are a great way to store hops, grains, spices and more!

Why Mylar?

Mylar bags block oxygen and are a great way to store hops and other oxygen sensitive materials.  As a testament to this, many hop distributors and sellers distribute hops in Mylar type bags.  Sometimes those are vacuum sealed and sometimes they are nitrogen flushed.

Mylar bags are not generally expensive, so that’s great!  The problem is vacuum sealers that can seal Mylar bags ARE expensive.  Sometimes very expensive.  That’s not great!

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200 Pint Vacuum Sealer Bags [Store Brewing Hops & More]

200 FoodVacBags 6-inch X 10-inch Pint Vacuum Sealer Bag Pouches, Food Storage Bags, Compatible with Foodsaver200 x 6″ X 10″ Pint Size by FoodVacBags

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  • Precut pint-sized 6-inch by 10-inch vacuum sealer bags
  • Honeycomb embossed air removal channels increase suction for maximum freshness
  • I5 to 6 times longer freezer storage time by locking in freshness, flavor and nutritional value
  • Compatible with all clamp style sealers
  • BPA and phthalates free

 

Use to store hops, other brewing ingredients and more

I use these and I can tell you that they are nice, img_cln_img_1192-e1451946777942-300x225high quality vac bags.  They are mentioned in my FoodSaver V2244 Review.  These pint size bags can hold approximately 10 ounces of pellet hops.  Actual storage capacity will vary.

200 FoodVacBags 6-inch X 10-inch Pint Vacuum Sealer Bag Pouches, Food Storage Bags, Compatible with Foodsaver – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link

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Bonsenkitchen Automatic Vacuum Sealer + Bags [Preserve Hops & More]

Upgrade Automatic Food Vacuum Sealer Machines, Sous Vide Food Saver Vacuum Sealing Machines, Food Preservation For Home, Kitchen, Meat

Bonsenkitchen Vacuum Sealer and Bags

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • One key opertation design let you choose the model Vac & Seal that what you want. The powerful vacuum system help you keep air free better for your food or items and save it. The appliance helps to save your time and easy to operate household items.
  • Bonus Kits for you.One extra-long vacuum bag roll (9.8×196 IN), 5 vacuum bags (11.12×15.75 IN) which are suitable for vacuum and seal options, 1 Replacement Sealing Ring, 1 Instruction Manual.
  • Keep your budget from Bonsenkitchen Vacuum sealer. You can cook things right when you get them, then keep them in your fridge or freezer until you’re ready to eat. It means no more throwing away leftovers or watching expiration dates roll by.
  • Suitable size and compact control design allow you save lot of space and easy store and move around.
  • Different types of bag need different ways to use, if you have any problem with the food saver machine, please contact us. As a premium brand for kitchen product around the world, committed to bringing the satisfactory kitchen products to our customers. 1 Year Warranty, In addition we provide the specialized customer service.

 

Why would you want a Vacuum Sealer for homebrewing?  Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

Upgrade Automatic Food Vacuum Sealer Machines, Sous Vide Food Saver Vacuum Sealing Machines, Food Preservation For Home, Kitchen, Meat – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Vacuum Sealer + Bags [Preserve Hops & More] – $9.99 + free prime ship

LabZhang Vacuum Sealer,One-button Automatic Freezer Sealer Machine for Food Sealer w/Starter Kit|Dry & Moist Food Modes|Portable Compact Design,with 10pcs Vacuum Seal Bags

LabZhang Vacuum Sealer,One-button Automatic Freezer Sealer Machine for Food Sealer w/Starter Kit|Dry & Moist Food Modes|Portable Compact Design,with 10pcs Vacuum Seal Bags

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Package Includes:compact automatic food sealer vacuum machine with 10 pcs 6×8 vacuum sealer bags,Automatic Food Sealer Air Sealing System for Food Savers w.(Black)
  • Easy To Operate: One-button operation can choose two sealing modes according to your needs. Press “Vacuum and Seal” to get an automatic vacuum speed of 5-8 seconds, or press the “Seal Only” button for 3 seconds until the red light turns green.
  • Keep Food Fresh: The vacuum sealer can maintain the flavor and nutrition of the food.
  • Dry/wet Dual Mode: You can choose the dry and wet mode according to the food type. The dry mode can be used for aged cheese, sausage, etc, and the wet mode can be used for fresh meat, fresh fish, etc. The dry mode can also be used to jewelry, important documents and photos.
  • Convenience: The vacuum sealer machine is small in size and easy to store. Using the vacuum machine can keep the refrigerator clean and increase the storage space. If you have any questions, please contact us and we will solve it for you.please use it as instruction

 

Why would you want a Vacuum Sealer for homebrewing?  Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

8/20/21 7 AM Central: This is on sale for just $9.99. Shipping is also free to many US addresses with Prime Membership [Try Prime for Free] or a qualifying orderPrices and availability can change quickly.  Check product page for current info – More About Prices

LabZhang Vacuum Sealer,One-button Automatic Freezer Sealer Machine for Food Sealer w/Starter Kit|Dry & Moist Food Modes|Portable Compact Design,with 10pcs Vacuum Seal Bags – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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FoodSaver Sealer Combo – vacuum seal (and re-seal) hops & more and reduce waste and expense

FoodSaver Regular Sealer and Accessory Hose Wide-Mouth Jar Kit, 9.00 x 6.00 x 4.90 Inches, White

FoodSaver Regular Sealer and Accessory Hose Wide-Mouth Jar Kit, 9.00 x 6.00 x 4.90 Inches, White

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  • For use with mason-type jars
  • Great for sauces, mustards, and jams
  • Odor proof and stain resistant
  • Dishwasher safe
  • BPA Free, environmentally safe

 

These are handy for storing hops and other ingredients in Mason jars with the aid of your FoodSaver Vacuum Sealer.

Why would you want a FoodSaver for homebrewing?
Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops [See: Recent Hop Finds].  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags or using the mason jar attachment.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

FoodSaver Regular Sealer and Accessory Hose Wide-Mouth Jar Kit, 9.00 x 6.00 x 4.90 Inches, White – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


Related: Hands on Review: FoodSaver V2244 Vacuum Sealer | Search Regular Mouth Mason Jars – on Amazon | FoodSaver Wide-Mouth Jar Sealer | Don’t have a FoodSaver? Search FoodSaver on Amazon

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50 x Pint Vacuum Sealer Bags by Bonsenkitchen [Preserve Hops & More]

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6"x 10" Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6″x 10″ Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • 【Professional food vacuum bags】 The Bonsenkitchen vacuum sealer bags can be microwave frozen, reused, washed, boiled and cleaned in the dishwasher. This allows you to control your cooking temperature precisely to achieve perfect results. You can prepare sous-vide food in bonsenkitchen vacuum bags by placing them in water at temperatures up to 230 ° F).
  • 【HEAVY DUTY COMMERCIAL GRADE】Bonsenkitchen food saver bags have specially designed channels that remove air, keeping your food’s moisture and creating an airtight barrier that locks in flavor and prevents spoilage and freezer burn
  • 【UNIVERSAL SIZE Food Saver packaging bag】 The food saver 6″x 10″ vacuum bag is compatible with all vacuum sealers with a sealing width of more than 15 cm. Almost all food vacuum machines have seals of more than 15 cm. With our professional vacuum bags you can vacuum beef, salmon, shrimp, chicken and other meat as well as snacks, nuts, fruits and vegetables.
  • 【Unique seal design】 One side has a groove design and the other side is smooth and transparent. The embossed ventilation vacuum bag maximizes freshness and enables efficient air extraction for better food preservation. Our vacuum bags can increase the freshness of food eight times.
  • 【SAVING TIME AND MONEY】 Pre-cutting the vacuum bag saves time in sous-vide cooking to avoid having to cut the vacuum film independently of one another. With a vacuum bag you can tidy up your fridge and kitchen, prepare your food in advance and save it. Each pack contains 50 sachets. Bonsenkitchen also sells vacuum film, you can find them by searching for “Bonsenkitchen”

 

Why would you want a Vacuum Sealer for homebrewing?  Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6″x 10″ Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Geryon Vacuum Sealer + Starter Kit [store hops & more]

GERYON Vacuum Sealer Machine, Automatic Food Sealer for Food Savers w/Starter Kit|Led Indicator Lights|Easy to Clean|Dry & Moist Food Modes| Compact Design (Silver)

GERYON Vacuum Sealer Machine, Automatic Food Sealer for Food Savers w/Starter Kit|Led Indicator Lights|Easy to Clean|Dry & Moist Food Modes| Compact Design (Silver)

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • Food vacuum sealer removes air from specially designed bags. Multi-layer material heat seals to keep air out and prevent freezer burn, reduces spoilage and food waste. And cooking and meal preparation will become easier, more economical and faster
  • FULLY STARTER KITS: 1 x Air suction hose, 5 x Heat-seal bags (7.8″*11.8″), 1 x roll (7.8″*78″), 1 x User Manual, 1 x Vacuum Sealer; Manufacturer’s Lifetime Support
  • SEPARATED DESIGN: you can take off the upper lid to clean the sealer machine easily & safely. Compact size and lightweight design are easy to store and move around. Fits up to 12” width Geryon or other brand vacuum sealer bags and rolls.
  • Geryon sealer machine designed with fully automatic vacuum sealing operation, soft touch digital buttons, LED indicator lights, electric plug in and the control center placed on the top panel provides a user-friendly experience for its operator
  • TWO SEALING MODES: Geryon vacuum food sealer is designed with two selectable modes to provide your food with best possible preservation based on your different types of food. You can also reseal bags of rolls, snacks that you only want to seal

 

Why would you want a Vacuum Sealer for homebrewing?  Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

What are Other’s Saying?   Search this product’s Amazon reviews for “hops” – may include reviews for other sizes or variations

GERYON Vacuum Sealer Machine, Automatic Food Sealer for Food Savers w/Starter Kit|Led Indicator Lights|Easy to Clean|Dry & Moist Food Modes| Compact Design – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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50 x Pint Vacuum Sealer Bags by Bonsenkitchen [Preserve Hops & More]

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6"x 10" Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6″x 10″ Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • 【Professional food vacuum bags】 The Bonsenkitchen vacuum sealer bags can be microwave frozen, reused, washed, boiled and cleaned in the dishwasher. This allows you to control your cooking temperature precisely to achieve perfect results. You can prepare sous-vide food in bonsenkitchen vacuum bags by placing them in water at temperatures up to 230 ° F).
  • 【HEAVY DUTY COMMERCIAL GRADE】Bonsenkitchen food saver bags have specially designed channels that remove air, keeping your food’s moisture and creating an airtight barrier that locks in flavor and prevents spoilage and freezer burn
  • 【UNIVERSAL SIZE Food Saver packaging bag】 The food saver 6″x 10″ vacuum bag is compatible with all vacuum sealers with a sealing width of more than 15 cm. Almost all food vacuum machines have seals of more than 15 cm. With our professional vacuum bags you can vacuum beef, salmon, shrimp, chicken and other meat as well as snacks, nuts, fruits and vegetables.
  • 【Unique seal design】 One side has a groove design and the other side is smooth and transparent. The embossed ventilation vacuum bag maximizes freshness and enables efficient air extraction for better food preservation. Our vacuum bags can increase the freshness of food eight times.
  • 【SAVING TIME AND MONEY】 Pre-cutting the vacuum bag saves time in sous-vide cooking to avoid having to cut the vacuum film independently of one another. With a vacuum bag you can tidy up your fridge and kitchen, prepare your food in advance and save it. Each pack contains 50 sachets. Bonsenkitchen also sells vacuum film, you can find them by searching for “Bonsenkitchen”

 

Why would you want a Vacuum Sealer for homebrewing?  Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6″x 10″ Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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50 x Pint Vacuum Sealer Bags by Bonsenkitchen [Preserve Hops & More]

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6"x 10" Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6″x 10″ Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide

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From the product description, check product page for current description, price and availability:

  • 【Professional food vacuum bags】 The Bonsenkitchen vacuum sealer bags can be microwave frozen, reused, washed, boiled and cleaned in the dishwasher. This allows you to control your cooking temperature precisely to achieve perfect results. You can prepare sous-vide food in bonsenkitchen vacuum bags by placing them in water at temperatures up to 230 ° F).
  • 【HEAVY DUTY COMMERCIAL GRADE】Bonsenkitchen food saver bags have specially designed channels that remove air, keeping your food’s moisture and creating an airtight barrier that locks in flavor and prevents spoilage and freezer burn
  • 【UNIVERSAL SIZE Food Saver packaging bag】 The food saver 6″x 10″ vacuum bag is compatible with all vacuum sealers with a sealing width of more than 15 cm. Almost all food vacuum machines have seals of more than 15 cm. With our professional vacuum bags you can vacuum beef, salmon, shrimp, chicken and other meat as well as snacks, nuts, fruits and vegetables.
  • 【Unique seal design】 One side has a groove design and the other side is smooth and transparent. The embossed ventilation vacuum bag maximizes freshness and enables efficient air extraction for better food preservation. Our vacuum bags can increase the freshness of food eight times.
  • 【SAVING TIME AND MONEY】 Pre-cutting the vacuum bag saves time in sous-vide cooking to avoid having to cut the vacuum film independently of one another. With a vacuum bag you can tidy up your fridge and kitchen, prepare your food in advance and save it. Each pack contains 50 sachets. Bonsenkitchen also sells vacuum film, you can find them by searching for “Bonsenkitchen”

 

Why would you want a Vacuum Sealer for homebrewing?  Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys.  Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

Heavy Duty Vacuum Sealer Bags For Food, 50 Pint 6″x 10″ Food Saver Bag for FoodSaver, Seal a Meal, Geryon Vacuum Machine, Commercial Grade, BPA Free Vacuum Seal Bag Perfect for Sous Vide – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


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Back In Stock… Avid Armor CHAMBER Vacuum Sealer – seals mylar bags

NEW! Avid Armor Chamber Vacuum Sealer Model USV20 Ultra Series, Compact Size Perfect for Liquid-Rich Wet Foods Fresh Meats, Marinades, Soups, Sauces and More. Vacuum Packaging the Professional Way

Avid Armor Chamber Vacuum Sealer Model USV20 Ultra Series

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  • Working Chamber Size: 12.25″W x 8.5″L x 3″in Height. Perfect for smaller portions and cuts of foods. Accessory Port to vacuum seal external canisters and containers
  • Clear View Glass Lid for Easy Loading – Provides Full Visibility of Vacuum & Seal Process
  • Easy to Use One Touch Controls – Locks In Freshness, Prevents Freezer Burn and for Sous Vide Cooking. Adjustable Seal Time Function – Ensures a Perfect Positive Seal.
  • 11″ L Seal Bar with 2 Sealing Wires for pouch sizes: 6×10, 6×12, 8×10, 8×12 and 11×10″
  • Fast, No Maintenance Dry Piston Vacuum Pump – High Vacuum Pressure on Foods, Infusions and Marinades

 

Why would you want a Vacuum Sealer for homebrewing?  Vacuum sealers are indispensable for storing hops.  You can save money by getting in on bulk hop buys [See: Recent Hop Finds]. Use your vacuum sealer to break these up and to preserve freshness.  You can also store specialty grains in vacuum bags.  Other uses include: storing base grains, partial dry yeast packs and storing and preserving other beer ingredients.

This is a chamber vacuum sealing machine.  This is a different technology than most home caliber machines use. This technology is superior and allows you to seal using both standard channel style bags and compatible mylar bags.

7/22/21 10 PM Central: This is selling for $399 (in my opinion, a bargain for a chamber style vacuum sealer). Shipping is also free to many US addressesThis had sold out not too long after I last posted it, as of this posting, it’s available again…  Prices and availability can change quickly.  Check product page for current info – More About Prices

Avid Armor Chamber Vacuum Sealer Model USV20 Ultra Series, Compact Size Perfect for Liquid-Rich Wet Foods Fresh Meats, Marinades, Soups, Sauces and More. Vacuum Packaging the Professional Way – note that multiple variations of this product may be available, as such a different version may appear at this link


Vacuum Sealing Mylar Bags Using Traditional Vacuum Sealers

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