Bayco Glass Food Storage Containers

Last updated date: October 4, 2019

DWYM Score
9.0


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Overall Take

In our analysis of 61 expert reviews, the Bayco Bayco Glass Food Storage Containers placed 7th when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note October 29, 2019:
Checkout The Best Storage for Leftovers for a detailed review of all the top storage for leftovers.

Expert Summarized Score
0.0
1 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
9.0
1,052 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
The containers are durable and quite versatile, thus good for various occasions. The containers can be used for both dry foods and liquids like juices and soup. Bayco glass containers are FDA-approved and are also 100% BPA-free
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What experts didn't like
Large families will find these containers slightly small. The lid's silicone strip may deform if kept in the dishwasher for long.
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From The Manufacturer

a BAYCO glass containers are made from high quality borosilicate glass, which can be used for storage, cooking and microwaving. All glass containers are FDA approved and BPA-Free. 24 Pieces Glass Food Storage Containers with Lids(12 lids & 12 Containers) Including 3 different types and 9 volumes: 12 PCS Lids 2 PCS of 370 ml Rectangle Glass Container, 6.0"x4.4"x3.1", 12.5oz(1.6cup) 1 PCE of 630 ml Rectangle Glass Container, 6.9"x5.2"x2.5", 21.3oz(2.7cup) 1 PCE of 1040 ml Rectangle Glass Container, 8.2"x6.1"x2.8", 35.2oz(4.4cup) 2 PCS of 310 ml Square Glass Container, 4.8"x4.8"x2.8", 10.5oz(1.3cup) 1 PCE of 530 ml Square Glass Container, 5.4"x5.4"x2.5", 18oz(2.2cup) 1 PCE of 800 ml Square Glass Container, 6.3"x6.3"x2.7", 27.1oz(3.4cup) 2 PCE of 390 ml Round Glass Container, 5.4"x2.5", 13.2oz(1.6cup) 1 PCE of 640 ml Round Glass Container,6.2"x2.8", 21.6oz(2.7cup) 1 PCE of 970 ml Round Glass Container,7.1"x3.0", 32.8oz(4.1cup) Working temperature: Our containers withstand from -5℉ – 700℉ (-20℃ – 400℃). Tips: 1. In order to prevent the rubber seal sticking to the glass containers, please must wash the lids and glass containers before put them away. 2. In order to make convenient to wash the lids, we design the rubber could take off from the lid easily, so if the rubber seal fall off, please install the rubber seal back to the original position.

Overall Product Rankings

1. Rubbermaid Leak-Proof Food Storage Containers
Overall Score: 9.7
Expert Reviews: 21
2. Pyrex Glass Food Container Set
Overall Score: 9.6
Expert Reviews: 5
3. Prep Naturals Glass Storage Containers with Lids
Overall Score: 9.5
Expert Reviews: 13
4. 5 Stars United Glass Food Storage Containers with Lids
Overall Score: 9.4
Expert Reviews: 2
5. Promoze 50-Pack Microwavable Food Containers
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 1
6. Fullstar Airtight Food Storage Containers
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 3
7. Bayco Glass Food Storage Containers
Overall Score: 9.0
Expert Reviews: 1
8. DuraHome Food Storage Containers
Overall Score: 8.9
Expert Reviews: 7
9. 1790 Plastic Food Container Set with Locking Lids
Overall Score: 8.6
Expert Reviews: 1
10. The Product Hatchery Glass Food Storage Container Set
Overall Score: 7.4
Expert Reviews: 6

An Overview On Storage For Leftovers

Whether you’re whipping up holiday favorites, packing lunches or saving leftovers from your favorite takeout joint, one thing’s for sure: You’re going to need a great set of containers to store your leftovers. You could toss your Thanksgiving stuffing into a Ziploc bag or stuff your midday work snack into a flimsy sandwich bag, but you — and your food — deserve better. A fantastic set of reusable storage containers for your food is the best way to keep it fresh.

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Food storage containers come in an array of sizes, materials and colors. Glass containers are sturdy and generally safe to put in the microwave, oven and freezer. They’re also easy to see through, so you never lose track of that meal you cooked up a few days ago. However, they are heavier than plastic containers, and they can break or chip if you drop them.

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You might end up spending more than you’d like to with glass containers. Luckily, hard plastic containers are quickly catching up to glass in terms of durability and longevity. Most new plastic food storage containers are also BPA-free. Some are dishwasher, oven, freezer and microwave safe, but they still might break down over time. They’re also more likely to retain odors or colors from your food, but this can be prevented with proper care. 

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Locking lids are available on both glass and plastic containers. These lids offer a tighter seal that may keep your food fresher for longer. They can also prevent spills or leaks, which is vital when packing leftovers for lunch. 

Finding the right storage containers for your food will keep your tastebuds happy for days or weeks after you make your meal. Head over to our Tips & Advice for more hints on buying the right set.

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DYWM Fun Fact

If it seems like your food goes bad within a day or two after grocery shopping, you might need to heed some food storage advice. 

When you buy bananas, take them apart from the bunch when you get home. You can use a leftover cardboard six-pack holder to keep each banana safe and fresh.

Storing a loaf of bread in the fridge will protect it from mold, but it will also make your bread go stale more quickly. Keep your bread tightly closed in its original wrapping for maximum freshness.

It’s fine to keep commercial maple syrup in the pantry, but pure maple syrup doesn’t have the preservatives to survive on the shelf. Keep it in the fridge, then pour out a serving size and heat it up in the microwave when it’s pancake time.

The Storage For Leftovers Buying Guide

  • If you want a container that you can pop directly in the microwave or oven, look for a glass container with built-in vents under the locking lid. This type of lid provides the airtight storage you need to keep your food fresh and the convenience you need to reheat food in seconds. 
  • Make sure that any plastic containers you buy are marked “BPA-free.” BPA is an industrial chemical used to make certain plastics, and it was common in plastic containers until a few years ago. It can seep into food over time and cause health problems.
  • Many plastic containers are marked safe for ovens, freezers and microwaves, but consumer reviews beg to differ. If you want a guarantee that your plastic containers will last, wash them by hand and let them air dry.
  • Airtight containers should have a silicone seal built into the bottom of the lid. Look for this feature before you plunk down cash for a set that isn’t truly airtight.