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Pyrex Smart Essentials 8 Piece Mixing Bowl with Colored Lid Set

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Pyrex Smart Essentials 8 Piece Mixing Bowl with Colored Lid Set

Use the Pyrex Smart Essentials 8 Piece Mixing Bowl with Colored Lid Set for mixing or storing your food. Made out of Pyrex glass with plastic covers, this 8 piece mixing bowl set is sturdy and durable. It can be placed in the dishwasher, which makes it easy and convenient to clean. The Smart Essentials 8 Piece Mixing Bowl with Colored Lid Set by Pyrex is nonporous so that it does not retain odors, flavors, or stains. It will not suffer any damage if placed in the refrigerator, microwave, or oven. Each lid of the bowl in this set has a different color and denotes the quantity of that bowl.


  • Oven, microwave, refrigerator, freezer and dishwasher safe
  • Nonporous, will not absorb food odors, flavors or stains
  • Durable and transparent for easy monitoring
  • Material: Pyrex Glass and plastic covers
  • Only ships within the continental United States

Pyrex Smart Essentials 8 Piece Mixing Bowl with Colored Lid Set

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Material: GlassDishwasher Safe: Yes
Microwave Safe: YesColor: 1: Blue
Color: 2: ClearColor: 3: Green
Color: 4: OrangeColor: 5: Red
Pattern: SolidCapacity: 4 To 5 Quarts; 2 To 3 Quarts; 1 Quart or Less
Mixing Bowl Set: YesCountry of Manufacture: United States

About the Manufacturer

It is estimated that nearly 75 percent of all U.S. households own PYREX products. Just as Kleenex® tissue has defined quality paper tissue and Thermos® container has defined quality thermal vacuum containers, PYREX is an American product that has defined quality, heat-resistant bakeware, prepware and serveware to several generations. When asked to name a glass bakeware brand, consumers most often reply "PYREX" products.

Back in the early 1900's, Corning Glass Works was working on a request from the railroads to produce lantern glass that would not break when the hot glass was struck by rain or snow. In response to this request, Corning developed globes made from low-expansion glass that could withstand the abuses of weathering and handling which readily broke the flint glass globes. Ironically, the shatterproof lantern globes generated were so good that Corning's managers witnessed a decline in sales of replacement globes. This super-tough "fire glass", as it was called, was resistant to temperature fluctuations, chemical corrosion and even breakage.

In July 1913, a series of events involving Bessie Littleton, the wife of the company's newest scientist, forced Corning managers to focus their attention on the consumer venture. Apparently, Mrs. Littleton had used a Guernsey brand casserole only twice when it fractured in the oven. Knowing the strength of the glass her husband worked with on a daily basis, she implored him to bring home a substitute from the Corning Glass Works plant. He returned the next evening with the bottoms of two sawed-off battery jars made from low-expansion glasses. Mrs. Littleton cooked a sponge cake in one of the surrogate baking dishes. She noted several remarkable findings: • The cooking time was shorter • The cake did not stick to the glass; it was easy to remove with little adhesion • The cake was unusually uniform • The flavor of the cake did not remain in the dish after washing • She could watch the cake bake and know it was done by looking at the underside.

Mr. Littleton brought his wife's creation to work the following day. Laboratory researchers inspected the cake, which was a "remarkable uniform shade of brown all over." The men deemed it delicious and very well baked. Thus began a two-year process to perfect this new invention. The notion of baking in glass was a whole new concept to the public. In 1915, a wondrous new line of "glass dishes for baking" appeared in the nation's hardware, department and china stores. On May 18, 1915, Boston department store Jordan Marsh placed the first PYREX bakeware order.

Sold under the PYREX® trademark, this transparent ovenware seemed to be the perfect material, for it was "swift, clean, and economical." Ordinary glassware easily chipped, cracked and broke. PYREX glass was different. This bakeware was not only sturdy, it was nearly unbreakable, eliminating the hassle and cost of replacement. (The durability factor would become even more important as resources grew scarce during the Great Depression and World War II.)

Pyrex Smart Essentials 8 Piece Mixing Bowl with Colored Lid Set

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    Great set!!

    from Unionville, CT – Verified Buyer

    I bought these because I had been looking for mixing bowls and the lids seemed like such a good idea! I haven't had them for very long yet so I cannot testify to how well they hold up but so far I love them! They are thick glass, and I have never had a pyrex glass product that didn't hold up so I wasn't concerned. It is four great sizes and they are great to be able to pop a cover on and move from cooking to the fridge! Pros: convenient, multiple sizes Cons: a little heavy

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    Great nesting bowls!

    from Wayland, MA – Verified Buyer– Top 500 Reviewer

    I use these for everything. I prefer to store food in glass to prevent chemicals leaching from plastic. These are perfect. Tight fitting storage lids, good range of sizes and even look good and simple on the table

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    Pretty standard glass bowls

    from Baton Rouge, LA – Verified Buyer

    I won't describe these as anything special because they are just your standard glass bowls and lids for storage and mixing. They are nice and get the job done well...with the added benefit of nesting perfectly within each other.

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    Great Product

    from Belleview, Fl – Verified Buyer

    Have used these for cooking, great for extra batter, covering them keeping them from spoiling. Pros: Great Value, Dishwasher safe.

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    Excellent glass bowls!

    from Truckee, CA – Verified Buyer

    I love using pyrex bowls for mixing, serving, and storing leftovers so was so happy to find this set with lids. Perfect! Pros: Great value, easy to care for Cons: Breakable - be careful!

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    Really awesome idea

    from Antioch, TN – Verified Buyer

    Love these bowls because of the versatility--great basic glass mixing bowls and super easy to snap a lid on and throw into the fridge. Pros: Awesome value

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    Great wedding gift

    from Indianapolis, IN – Verified Buyer

    Bought this 8-piece bowl set as part of a wedding gift. The couple was happy with the set. Pros: mixing bowls with lids

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    Mixin' it up!

    from Washington, DC – Verified Buyer

    You can't go wrong with Pyrex. The glass is strong and heavy. An absolute must have kitchen essential.

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    from Cornville, AZ – Verified Buyer

    Love these bowls they are a great value and stack together to take less space in my cupboard...would make a great gift also

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    A necessity!

    from Boston, MA – Verified Buyer

    No cons to this set! Great value, the lids fit on well, they store compactly, have a sturdy base, and are great for hot or cold.

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    Smart Essentials 8 Piece Mixing Bowl with Colored Lid Set is also sometimes listed under the following manufacturer numbers: 1086053