5 Gallon Fermentation Crock Weights - Ohio Stoneware Fermentation Crocks

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  • The two semi-circular stones rest on top of food inside the crock and create pressure needed for proper fermentation, so that you're batches of fermented food come out safe, perfect & delicious every time. Vegetables in brine eventually float to the top during the fermentation process and exposure to air will make them grow mold. To keep them submerged under the protection of their juices and brine requires a weight. Weights are sold based on the size of pot they fit in. This crock weight is for use with 5 Gallon Ohio Stoneware Fermentation Crocks.
  • Made in the U.S.A. Diameter: 9.25". Height: 1.25". For use with the Ohio Stoneware 5 gallon crock. These weights are hand formed and may have some visible oddities. That's the beauty of hand made! We do not accept returns based on these "defects".
  • This Ohio Stoneware 5 Gallon fermentation crock weight will have you making perfect pickles, sauerkraut & more in no time from the comfort of your home. Eating fermented foods can lead to better digestive health, save money on the grocery bill & cut down on waste. Pickling and fermenting food at home allows you to have fun making delicious homemade food at a low cost. Learn more about fermenting & pickling your own food here!