Although still breakable, Duralex bowls are made of tempered glass that does a good job resisting breakage. 6 3/4" size is versatile – can be used for mixing smaller portions and serving dishes like salads and main courses. Safe to use in the dishwasher and microwave.
Company name is in raised letters on the insides of the bowls, which may be annoying to some consumers. Some bowls were broken when they arrived.
Basic glass bowls that hold up to 4 quarts, which makes them perfect for mixing ingredients. Glass has a hefty feel and is oven-safe. You get 2 bowls for a decent price.
A few bowls had defects in the glass, including small internal cracks. Occasionally bowls aren't perfectly round, which makes them difficult to stack.
These bowls may be on the small side, but are useful when it comes to prepping meals, serving, and storing food. Set of 8 with lids included. Bowls are dishwasher safe, and stack easily for storage. Reasonably priced.
Lids will likely shrink if you put them in the dishwasher, and they aren't leak-proof. Some bowls arrived with chips on the rims.
A great helper for preparing ingredients, thanks to the feature set that includes a handle, etched measurement markings, a pour spout, and BPA-free lid. Holds 2 quarts. Made by a trusted name in glass products.
Glass defects that caused sharp edges reported. Some bowls were damaged upon arrival. Lid is handy, but a bit difficult to put on and take off.
Made of Pyrex, a popular, reasonably sturdy glass that earns praise for being oven, microwave, freezer, and dishwasher safe. Bowls come in 4 sizes, and include BPA-free lids. Suitable for mixing and storing food. Affordable.
Bowls aren't very deep. Flaws in the glass are possible, including nicks, small chips, lines, and bubbles.
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From mixing to serving to storing food, glass bowls have many purposes. They come in different sizes to match various needs, and offer simplistic styling that fits almost any kitchen décor. Most consumers who swear by glass bowls enjoy the fact that they are clear, which makes it easy to see what's inside. This feature is particularly handy when adding ingredients to a recipe or searching through the refrigerator to see what leftovers are available. Many glass bowls are also dishwasher and microwave safe. Just like any glass dishware, glass bowls are breakable, so they aren't ideal for all consumers including those with small children.
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