DIY Fermentation Crock

This glass crock lets you make delicious, fermented favorites in an affordable design.

$59.00

Pickle Perfection

From savory sauerkraut to the kick of kimchi, some of the tastiest part of a vitamin-rich diet are fermented foods. This versatile, durable glass crock lets you make delicious, fermented favorites in an affordable design. With its 5 liter capacity for vegetables, brine, and seasonings, it lets you ferment large amounts of your favorite nutrient-packed produce. The re-writable label (wax pencil included) makes it easy to identify each batch, while the included recipe booklet provides directions for first-timers and inspiration for veterans. Made in China.

Learn more about fermentation and how to use your DIY Fermentation Crock to make salsa.

After wanting to try it for years, Marisa finally fermented for the first time with our DIY Fermentation Crock. Read the results of her fruit kimchi experiment on our blog.

Made from
plastic, glass, silicone, chalk
Measurements
See below for measurements.
Ingredients
Care
Dishwasher safe
Notes
DIY Fermentation Crock: 10" H x 6.75" diameter; 169 fl. oz. capacity

Weight: 0.4" H x 5.25" diameter; 0.78 lbs.

Wax pencil included
Item ID
42526

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Design improvement recommened

2

I purchased the large size and because of its bulbous shape, which is very appealing to my eyes, turns out it is cumbersome to handle when trying to remove the top which screws on somewhat stiffly. Water and detergent if used, gets between the plastic sleeve and the actual glass container when cleaning it prior to use. In the climate where I live, mold would quickly grow. I tried prying off the plastic. I managed once before using it and could not after using it. I was afraid I would crack the plastic sleeve. Lastly, the weight which is supposed to keep the contents under liquid is too light. With such a large container it needs a heavier weight in ratio to the contents, which is substantial.

Hawaii

false

Bought it as a gift for my son. He just loved it!

5

My son loved it. They had a smaller jerry rigged fermentation set up and they were excited to get into the "big leagues"

Rhode Island

true

water between the glass and white plastic

1

The piece is attractive, but when I removed the fermented vegatables, I noticed there was some brine that had run down the side of the jar and dried between the white plastic and glass. I am not sure how to clean it. Honestly I had a better tasting product with the jar and water lock. I am just wondering how long before there is mold on the jar. I am hoping I can return it. It really was quite expensive for what is happening.

Montana

false

Great for big batches

5

Great design, doesn't use up too much space for a 5L jar. The big opening is super convenient!

New Jersey

true

I'm excited to give this as a gift for Christmas

5

I'm very hopeful that my daughter will love this and get a lot of use out of it.

CA

true

Easy, healthy and SO cool-looking!

5

Love this! I'd been looking into fermenting equipment for a while but this is the first crock that seemed like it would actually look good on my kitchen counter... and I wasn't disappointed! It looks great, it works great, and now I have tons of tasty pickles to look forward to!

Santa Fe

true

DIY Fermentation Crock

3.8 6

66.7

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