Wares of Knutsford offers the widest range of large glass jars online. Whatever your preserving habits, there are large jam jars and other kinds of bottles and jars to suit your needs, plus a good choice of lids and stoppers and spare parts when you need them.
Large glass jars by Kilner, Mason and Leifheit
Mason, Kilner and Leifheit are all big names in the world of large jam jars, known for their quality and attractiveness. Kilner jars come in clear glass embossed with the familiar logo. The gold coloured metal screw top comes in two parts – the heat sealable separate sealing disc and a screw band to hold it in place. These are perfect for bottling vegetables and fruits and are available in 250ml – sold in packs of six,12 or 18, 500ml and 1 litre sizes, both sold in packs of six. The 500ml Kilner handled jar matches the rest of the range but comes without a lid.
Mason jars also come in clear glass with a gold coloured metal sealing discs and screw band, with 250ml, 500ml and 1 litre sizes, all sold in packs of six, 12 or 18. The 250ml size can also be bought with red gingham check lids.
Leifheit jars come in a stylish diamond shape with an embossed logo. The 250ml jars are sold in packs of six with a heat sealable screw cap in silver coloured metal decorated with a colourful fruits pattern. The 500ml and 1 litre sizes are sold in packs of six with silver coloured metal lids with heat sealable metal discs and separate screw bands.
Spare lids are available for all three brands.
Large glass jars for terrines
The Familia Wiss range of terrine jars is made by Le Parfait and is designed for pates and conserves of all kinds, with pewter coloured lids featuring a sealing disc and separate screw band. 200, 350 and 750ml sizes are available and spare lid parts can be bought. Familia Wiss terrine jars can be bought in packs of six.
The sealing disc and screw band lid arrangement makes preserving easy, as you fill your jar, place the disc on top of your preserve then put the band on top and screw into place. It’s a clean and simple way to achieve a seal for freshness.
If you are looking for different styles of large jam jars, don’t hesitate to contact the Wares of Knutsford staff, who may be able to source them for you.