Ball Jars Marks 135th Anniversary With Aqua Vintage Jars

Ball Fresh Preserving, a brand of Newell, is celebrating 135 years of Ball Jars by bringing back the brand’s vintage aqua blue jars. The company has also launched new recipes and additional new canning products.

The Collector’s Edition Ball Aqua Vintage Jars are designed with the aesthetics of the past and feature rounded shoulders, aqua color and the Ball logo that was used from 1910 to 1923. The jars are available in half pint, pint, and quart sizes.

The new Ball Preserving Starter Kit is an all-in-one solution designed for first time canners that includes all the essential tools for preserving.

To provide further inspiration, Ball is also releasing a series of seasonal recipes featuring unique flavors, including Peach Almond Jam, Plum Habanero Salsa, Tomato Red Pepper Kasundi and others.

“There truly is nothing like the pride you experience from creating a flavor that is completely homemade,” said Matt Christensen, director of brand marketing, Ball Fresh Preserving. “As we celebrate the 135th anniversary of the Ball Jar, we’re excited to introduce a variety of new recipes and products that are an ode to the past and will inspire new and experienced canners to make the most of the peak produce season.”