Grolsch Flip-top Bottle (750 ml)

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Bottling your kombucha tea or water kefir with some fruit juice allows the carbonation to increase making for a delicious, healthy, and fizzy probiotic beverage your whole family will enjoy.

750 ml amber-colored glass bottle with flip-top (Grolsch-style) stopper system made of metal, polymer, and plastic. The bottles are 11-7/8" tall, or 12-3/8" with the lids on.

Please note: when using the bottles for any product that will be under pressure (water kefir, kombucha, beer, lacto-fermented soda, etc.) be sure to check the bottle for cracks prior to each use as cracks will weaken the integrity of the bottle. We also recommend "burping" the bottles periodically to relieve excess pressure.


 

       

Jerri

 

Why I Love This Product

Although mason jars with good seals work, Grolsch bottles are by far the best for second ferments. They look sleek, and seal fabulously to help your cultured drinks create great carbonation. I own 16 of these bottles, split between water kefir and kombucha. My favorite drink is grape flavored water kefir. I fill the bottle with water kefir to just below where the neck narrows, then add about ¼ cup organic grape juice. It cultures 48 hours on the counter with a “burping” at 24 hours to release any gases. By the 36th-48th hour I have fizzy carbonated grape kefir that is poured over frozen blueberries. It’s amazing!

 Jerri, Customer Support Representative

 

 



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  • From Laura at 4/5/11 10:58 AM
    • These seem great, but out do you wash them out?
    • A thin scrub brush generally works. Kitchen supply stores often have these as do beer/wine making supply stores. They also generally get reasonably clean in a dishwasher.
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  • From Daniele at 5/26/11 6:24 PM
    • Do these come with the metal part attached or does it need assembled?
    • The grolsch bottles are fully assembled when you get them.
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  • From Kara at 5/29/11 1:27 PM
    • This is $4.99 per bottle? Would I be able to purchase a case? I am looking for a 12-24 bottles total.
    • You can buy as many as you like - but if you want a large quantity, you might look locally at a beer/wine making supply store. They usually have a selection of sizes and colors.
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  • From Sally at 7/21/11 11:26 AM
    • I already have a few of this type of bottle but some of them do not have the rubber washer that fits around the ceramic stopper. Do you sell that single part separately or know where I can find it?
      Thanks
    • We don't sell these parts separately, but you should be able to find it at a store that sells supplies for beer and wine making.
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  • From Mandy Steinbrook at 10/26/11 2:47 PM
    • Are these bottles "Made in America"? Just want to verify before I purchase, thanks!
    • These bottles are made in China.
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  • From Pam C. at 11/15/11 9:29 PM
    • How much is 750ml in cups or oz? I just don't have metric internalized like that, to know if they are the right size for me!
    • 750 ml is 25.5 ounces - a little more than 3 cups.
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  • From Ann from AK at 12/11/11 11:30 PM
    • Are these bottles sturdy enough to bottle homemade ginger beer from ginger beer plants? I like to have them sit on the counter for a couple of days to get the carbonation level I like. They won't explode, will they?
    • These bottles are very sturdy. They are the same type of bottles used to bottle beer, kombucha, and other carbonated beverages. As with any fermented product, you should exercise caution when storing the bottles for a long time at room temperature, but several days should be fine.
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  • From Amy at 2/14/12 12:19 PM
    • Is the amber color necessary? I have some of this type of bottle that used to contain lemonade, soda, etc., from a retail store. I considered washing them and using them for Kombucha, but they are clear.
    • No, the amber color is not necessary. You can totally use the ones you have! They would probably be perfect.
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  • From From Maria from CA at 2/15/12 2:16 AM
    • Does the side wire supposed to come down to seal the top on the opening of the bottle? Because mine does not closes tight but I can't get the side wire down. Please tell me what's normal.
    • Yes, the side wire flips down to seal the top but the tops can be a little stiff when they are new. They will loosen up as you use them.
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  • From Jill at 4/23/12 8:37 PM
    • Is the white stopper porcelain or plastic. Thank you
    • The white stopper is plastic.
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Great! Review by Ssnlsl
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These bottle work great. I order 6 and gave 2 to my daughter. If I had any issues at all with these it would be the size. I think I would rather use more bottles that were 1/2 the size. Bust they work perfectly! (Posted on April 10, 2014)
Great Bottles wish they were clear Review by Buglawyer
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The bottles are high quality and work great. I wish they were clear glass so you could see the content in the bottle better. It would also be easier for cleaning. I will look for similar bottles that are clear and I am not likely to buy more of these. (Posted on April 5, 2014)
grolsch flip-top bottle Review by pas
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These were much more than what I imagined them to be. They are a great size, the top fits snuggly on it, so no worry of leakage. The shipment was quick and they were packed well to prevent shipping. I love the dark color, as I've heard that is always better in protecting your product inside. Thanks Cultures for Health. You are a wonderful website. (Posted on March 28, 2014)
great! Review by Kittyb
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I love these for water kiefer and kombucha, makes it nice and fizzy because of the perfect seal. I will but them again! (Posted on March 27, 2014)
awesome bottle! Review by waveesprit
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This bottle is WONDERFUL for Kombucha. I was super thrilled to receive my order and find that one top of being exactly the product that I was looking for, they got to me in a timely fashion. I was hoping that the bottle price would be a little less, but for the quality, I am satisfied!!! (Posted on March 13, 2014)
5 Review by roli
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good (Posted on March 9, 2014)
Quality Review by Larisochka
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-Sturdy & well-made
-Work great
-Great size
-Good darkness to preserve nutrients
-No complaints whatsoever
-Speedy delivery
-Great packaging (Posted on March 7, 2014)
Very nice bottles! Review by Birgit
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I use these for a second ferment with both kombucha and water kefir. They hold a good amount of liquid, seal tight, and store nicely in my fridge door. I rinse them right away after using with boiling water, and they clean up easily. (Posted on February 28, 2014)
Flip top bottle Review by Donna
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When I told my husband I wanted this type bottle for kefir water, he found one at a thrift store for me. After ordering a couple more on-line and telling him how much they cost, he was shocked! He paid twice that for a clear, used one! Other than the hinges being tight (which I imagine changes with use), these are excellent bottles at a great price. (Posted on February 26, 2014)
great Product Review by Tom
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This works great for fermented products which need to build pressure for fizzy drinks. The amber color works well for protecting product against light damage. (Posted on January 26, 2014)
Excellent Quality! Review by becky
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When I started making water kefir soda, I ordered two of these bottles. Then I bought two "similar" bottles at a local store. The Grolsch bottles make bubbly water kefir, but the store bought ones don't! My only regret is that I didn't order six of these right from the start! The top stays so tight that it is tough to open, but this is precisely why it works so well. To make it easier to flip, I wrap a towel or a piece of rubbery shelf liner over the top to help me get a good grip. (Posted on January 20, 2014)
Cheers! Review by Alex
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Great bottles. I am storing water kefir in them. I just need to insulate the necks so that the metal doesn't chip the glass when I open the bottle. (Posted on January 20, 2014)
Good price Review by Jami
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I was pleased with the quality of the product and the speed of delivery. (Posted on December 28, 2013)
Wonderful Bottles! Review by Joy
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I use these bottles for my constantly cycling water Kefir. I'm glad I got 3 of them. They keep an absolutely tight seal and after I pour off the kefir into them I just let them sit on the counter and continue to age and develop more fizz and healthy bacteria. This way I can keep a new batch brewing all the time and easily control the completed batches. I highly recommend this bottle system. (Posted on December 9, 2013)
Excellant product and great service. Review by Paula
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Bought two of these botles (which I am glad I did) for my water kefir. Looked other places to see if they were cheaper and came back to these. Will order more. (Posted on December 5, 2013)
Water kefir bottles Review by Regina
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I checked out several different stores in an attempt to locate these bottles to no avail. I am so glad that I ordered them from this company. quick processing and delivery. I have been using them with my water kefir. (Posted on November 25, 2013)
A must-have for making soda kefir! Review by A Daughter of the King
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I ordered two of these bottles and wish I'd ordered 6! I'm using them to make kefir water soda. After trying them out, I found other bottles at a local store, but they don't have as tight a seal. The only thing about these bottles that I don't like is that it is very difficult to lift the metal clip. I have to use a piece of rubber cupboard liner to do it. But this is a sign of obvious quality as well. (Posted on November 21, 2013)
Great Bottle Review by Beth
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I am using these for Kefir Water. Took me a few tries to get the knack of the lid, but now it is a
'snap'. Glad I bought 2 as this kefir water comes 'due' before I have finished the first one! (Posted on October 24, 2013)
awesome product! Review by richard
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These bottles are a bargain, and well designed! They will never leak, and always maintain a perfect seal. I was so satisfied, that I ordered more! (Posted on January 21, 2013)
Excellent Customer Service Review by Tracy
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The turnaround time from Cultures for Health was very quick. When I received my order of Grolsch bottles one of them was broken. I chatted online with a customer service representative. She apologized and a replacement bottle was shipped out the next day.

I will definitely be doing business with this company again. And I love all of the helpful videos.

Tracy (Posted on February 24, 2012)
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