Country Lore: Super Herb Containers

Recycle Parmesan cheese shakers for use on spice and herb containers.


| December 2010/January 2011


My husband and I discovered those plastic shaker tops from Parmesan cheese containers fit perfectly on regular-sized canning jars.

They work great as herb containers and dispensers for our dried herb and spice blends, including our favorite barbecue rub. If the holes are too big for your liking, the lid can be lined with clean window screening.

Lou Anne Zander
Shawano, Wisconsin





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