1. Thermos Foogo Stainless Steel Food Jar, 10-Oz (295ml)

Thermos Foogo Leak-Proof Stainless Steel

 

This popular and best selling food flask is the best for sending with your children to kindergarten or school.

The good:

  • Stainless steel interior and exterior
  • Wide opening
  • Compact and easy to transport
  • Top rack dishwasher safe
  • Keeps contents cold and fresh for seven hours, warm for five hours
  • All plastics are  BPA, Phthalate, Nitrosamine, Latex, PVC free and FDA approved

 

 

The bad:

  • Issues with the lid not sealing or getting stuck
  • Seal on the lid hard to clean
  • Rubber on the base and lid can get stained

 

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2. Thermos Stainless King 16-Oz (473ml) Food Jar

Thermos 16oz Stainless Food Jar

The good:

  • Stainless Steel interior
  • Keeps contents cold for nine hours, hot for seven
  • Easy to clean

The bad:

  • Hand wash only
  • Problems with bad quality control and cheap materials
  • Glue fails on some units

 

 

[Read the full review of the Thermos Stainless King Food Jar]

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3. Zojirushi SW-EAE50PA Stainless Steel Food Jar – 17-Oz (500ml)

 

Zojirushi 17oz Stainless foodThe good:

  • Wide mouth
  • Easy-to-open screw on lid
  • Large 500ml size
  • Keeps food hot for 6 hours
  • Easy to clean
  •  Available in Pink or Stainless finishes

The bad:

  • Plastic lid fails and then does not insulate well
  • Too big for some people

 

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4. Thermos Nissan 10-Oz (295ml) Stainless Steel Food Container

 

Nissan Stainless Steel Food ContainerThe Thermos Nissan range is the brands top line range. This food jar comes in 10 or 16 Ounce versions.

The good:

  • Stainless Steel interior and exterior
  • Keeps food hot for 6 hours
  • Easy to clean

The bad:

  • Difficult to open lid
  • Vacuum insulation failure with some units

 

 

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5. Stanley Classic Vacuum Food Jar 17-Oz (502 ml)

Stanley 17 0z food jar

The good:

  • Keeps hot for 8 hours
  • Wide mouth
  • Lid doubles as bowl
  • Perfect size for a lunch box
  • 3 Colors

The bad:

  • Not certified BPA free
  • Quality issues, vacuum failure of some units
  • Hand wash only

 

 

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