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Compatible with Ascent™ Series blenders only, this container is specially designed to efficiently grind fresh, whole-grain and gluten-free flour, mix batter, and knead thick yeast dough for pizza, soft pretzels, and homemade bread.

Self-Detect™ Technology

Your Ascent™ Series blender will recognize the container and automatically adjust blend settings for its size.

Containers and lids are made of BPA-free Eastman Tritan®.

Easy to Clean
Container and lid are both dishwasher-safe, or let them self-clean by blending a drop of dish soap and warm water for 35 seconds.

Long-Lasting Blades
Laser-cut blades are crafted from hardened stainless steel, delivering better blends and longer life.

Specially Designed Tamper
Use the included Tamper to press thick and frozen mixtures toward the blades for faster, smoother blends.

Clear Lid + Lid Plug
A clear lid with leak-proof seal helps you monitor the progress of every blend. A removable, vented lid plug lets you make hot soup, add ingredients while blending, and doubles as a 2-ounce/ 60-ml measuring cup.

Engineered for Whole Grains
The blades in our Dry Grains Container are specifically designed to create a reverse vortex, pushing dry ingredients away from the blades to prevent packing.

For use with Vitamix Ascent™ Series blenders only.

What comes in the box

48-ounce/ 1.2-liter Container with SELF-DETECT™
Low-Profile Tamper
Low-Profile Tamper

Product Specifications

Compatibility: Ascent™ Series 

Dimensions: 6.5 x 8 x 10 inches/ 16.5 x 20 x 25 cm

Capacity: 48-ounces/ 1.4-litres

Weight: 2 lbs 10 oz/ 1.2kg

Blades: Laser-cut, stainless-steel hammermill and cutting blades measuring 2.8-in/7.1cm diameter to ensure a consistent blend every time

Material: BPA-free Eastman Tritan Copolyester

Care: Quick and easy self-cleaning with a drop of dish soap and warm water; just run on High for 30 seconds

Diswasher Safe?: Yes

Manufacturer: Vitamix - Cleveland, Ohio USA

Full Warranty

3-Year Full Warranty

We stand behind the quality of our containers with full warranties, covering all parts, performance, labor, and two-way shipping at no cost to you. Learn more.

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48-ounce/ 1.4-litre Dry Grains Container with SELF-DETECT™ is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 17.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 48 oz dry grains container vitamix Best for dry grinding. Fast. Grinds from coarse to very fine.
Date published: 2018-07-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So easy I love how easy the vita mix flour attachment is to useand it produces fantastic flour.
Date published: 2018-11-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for grain No more grinding in the store. Easy to use and great for coffee and cornmeal so far.
Date published: 2018-09-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great! I bought it to process dry ingredients such as oats. it does a great job of creating flour quickly. I'm very pleased with my Vitamix!
Date published: 2018-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from i love my VitaMix! This is for the Grains container that goes with my vitamix. Makes excellent flour from a variety of grains, nuts,seeds or beans and grinds coffee perfectly
Date published: 2018-11-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great product! I use it to grind grains for bread, so amazing! Does a significantly better job then my old none vitamix blender. I don’t even have to sift because it does such a great job. Highly recommend if you want to grind your own grains
Date published: 2019-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Able to grind my grains so easily!! I used to have hard time grinding the grains in the reg blender. This has made my job so easy. So fast, easy and so quickly we can clean the jar as well. Thanks vitamix!!
Date published: 2019-03-05
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Bad first attempt at making pizza dough. I love my vitamix and use it often. I bought the dry ingredient container. My first try at making pizza dough didn’t go to well. The machine actually shut off because the dough was too dense. I’ve never had my machine shut off before. I’ll try again. But the vitamix is the best.
Date published: 2019-02-22
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