I love the history they carry as well as their charm and character.Those jars are meant for commercial canning which is different from canning at home.
The quality assurance team at Jarden Home Brands (the makers of Ball jars) released two big changes recently, and they are so dramatic, I want to shout them from the rooftops.
And if you bring home some fruit or vegetables and want to can, freeze, make jam, salsa or pickles, see this page for simple, reliable, illustrated canning, freezing or preserving directions.I know those old blue Ball jars are pretty, but they are best kept for dry ingredients such as beans, rice, and pasta.
A few weeks ago I posted about International Can-It-Forward Day as part of a promotion with Jarden Home Brands.Discover unique products and gift ideas for the home, kitchen, garden, and pets.
MUNCIE, Ind. — The local Jarden plant, a vestige of the former Ball canning business in Muncie, will close.
Featuring a classic design that offers ideal versatility for canning and crafting projects, Ball Regular Mouth Glass Mason Jars help capture your creativity.Ball Jar maker, Jarden, sponsored one of my PBS cooking series, and I am forever grateful for their generosity—I love Ball Jars. 5 Weck Jars are another type of jar—more old-fashioned in design, using rubber rings and clamps.The traditional, rounded square shape provides efficient shelf storage, the wide mouth facilitates packing fruits and pickles, and shoulders at the top of the jar help hold pieces beneath the liquid.
We also carry a large line of decorative jars for crafts and storage - Fido jars with glass bale lids, drinking mugs, platinum jars and more.