A one-gallon sturdy glass jar with a plastic airtight lid. Very ideal to ferment your Kambucha mushroom tea or Kim Chi. Kombucha is a tea product with a number of health benefits and has even been quoted as a "cure all" by the American Cancer Society. Convenient to use with regular paper towel and a rubber band. Preferred fermenting jar for wine and beer. Sturdy yet lightweight glass makes this the perfect beverage can. USDA certified food grade! Recommended for brewing iced coffee, tea or lemonade and then the same jar keeps it cold and delicious. The plastic lid makes it very convenient for making sun tea as you can pick it up by the lid when the glass is too hot. It's the whole enchilada jar - from fermenting and canning teas and beverages to pickling and preserving your jellies and jam! "New and Improved" lid is rust proof, screws on tightly and will keep your preservatives fresh for decades! Great for all kinds of dry food storage too. Its tall height provides ample room to hold spaghetti. Box your candies and cookies and its pretty enough to leave in plain sight. Clear glass for easy viewing of contents. You can even use them as a fun gift giving package - simply fill with treats and place a cute bow on top! It's the everything jar - lock stock and barrel!