Both attractive and functional, this white ceramic canister set from Le Chef looks great and offers an airtight location for storing any kind of dry good. The set includes three canisters that are three different sizes: 36, 26, and 20 ounces....more
With airtight bamboo lids, these white ceramic storage canisters from Le Chef will complement any kitchen decor and are great for holding dry goods. A handy chalk board area for you to identify the contents finishes these canisters.
Materials: Bamboo lid (an ecologically green alternative to wood), ceramic canister
A flexible gasket on the rim of the lid provide an air tight seal
Chalk board area for labeling
Care instructions: Hand-wash canister
Large container capacity: 36 ounces
Medium container capacity: 26 ounces
Small container capacity: 20 ounces
Large dimensions: 7.45 inches high x 4.25 inches in diameter
Medium dimensions: 5.5 inches high x 4.25 inches in diameter
Small dimensions: 4.4 inches high x 4.25 inches in diameter
These canisters were a LOT smaller than I thought they would be. The largest "might" hold 3 1/2 - 4 cups of flour, they next 1 1/2 - 2 cups of sugar and the smallest a cup of something. I don't do much baking anymore. I got rid of my large set of Pfaltzgraff canisters that took up a lot of counter space. The Le Chef is good, just wish they were a little bit bigger.
I bought these canisters to replace another set that broke during a recent move. I thought they would be of "normal size" for flour, sugar, etc. I couldn't believe how small in diameter and height each of these canisters were and am not sure what others are using them for. They certainly are not made for a baker who regularly uses flour and sugar, as you would be refilling them constantly.
I should have paid closer attention to the sizes listed, but thought after reading favorable reviews, that I would go ahead and order the. Don't be fooled like I was. These look like a miniature set that a child would use.
I am returning them today, even though I have to pay almost $9.00 for return shipping charges. Very disappointed and now still looking for a set to place on my counter.
Ordered these canisters for our pantry after seeing some at Crate & Barrel that I liked the look of but had terrible reviews... these have a nice, tight seal. The chalk board area works. No complaints!
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Accurate
Does the large container accomodate a 5lb bag of flour? Does the medium container accomodate a 5lb bag of sugar? thanksreallynewhome on May 3, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Thank you reallynewhome for your interest in the Le Chef Ceramic Storage Canisters (Set of 3). In the large container, the capacity is 36 ounces. The medium container is 26 ounces. A 5 LB bag of sugar or flour is 80 ounces. So, a full bag of sugar or flour will not fit in the container. Thank you for shopping with us!
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