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May 4, 2011 12:57 PM

Weck Canning Jars

Does anyone know who stocks Weck canning jars in Manhattan? Downtown preferred! Thanks in advance.

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  1. Try giving Broadway Panhandler a call.

    Broadway Panhandler
    65 E 8th St, New York, NY 10003

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    1. re: dontcallmethefword

      Thanks so much. Sadly neither BP nor Sur la Table carry them.

      Sur La Table
      75 Spring St, New York, NY 10012

      1. re: perrystreet

        Bowery kitchen only has Ball, because I bought some there other day. Maybe JB Prince? Best of luck, Weck has such a great look to them.

        Bowery Kitchen Supply
        75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011

    2. This probably won't help you out much now, but for the record I guess Crate and Barrel now carries Weck jars.

      1. West Elm carries them. I just ordered 4 of them online and 2 came broken. I bought them to give granola gift to my kid's teachers but I wouldn't buy them for myself. The metal and rubber parts are annoying as heck too.

        1. Just curious why do you prefer Weck canning jars. I've used Ball jars for years and love them. Is Weck better? or just different shapes?

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          1. re: foodwhisperer

            Two things

            -They have different shapes, many of them very different than Ball or other jars.

            -The lids are all glass, instead of metal. It's good for when you're canning or storing something that might corrode is just generally more long as it's in one piece ;)