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— Don H., PA
- Enables maximum juice yield
- Extremely durable
- Holds pulped fruit while pressing
- 1/32" holes contain nearly all pulp
- Machine washable
These high strength pressing/strainer bags have holes approximately 1/32". Disposable cotton cheesecloth is the traditional material to use for this purpose, but these mesh bags are much handier and they're very durable—one bag will last more than a season in normal use. They also speed the pressing process. Size is 14.5" diameter x 20" tall and they also work perfectly in smaller baskets.
If you press apples or other fruit without a cloth liner like this bag provides, at a relatively low level of pressure the pulp will start to shoot—and we do mean shoot—out through the larger gaps or perforations of the pressing basket. Without a bag, when you reach that point, no further pressure can be attainted because fruit will only continue to exit through the basket gaps. The mesh keeps pulp in the basket, allowing you to crank down on the batch with much more pressure and get much more juice from your fruit.
In addition to allowing much higher pressure and greater juice yields, these mesh bags also keep almost all pulp out of your squeezed juice, for a high degree of clarity even without filtering.
For effortless cleanup when you're done, just throw the bag in the washing machine with your next load of laundry! The bags are tough polyester, so you can use warm water and the regular wash cycle.
Click here for the mesh liner for the hydropress fruit press.
“Makes the day much easier. Cleans easily.”
– Jeffrey H., WI
When purchased alone, this item ships by First Class U.S. Mail for $3.99 shipping/handling. Please see the Shipping information below for details.
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|Product Weight (lbs.)||2 oz|
We stock this product in our Nebraska warehouse. Most of our shipments are by FedEx Ground or Home Delivery and you should receive your order in four business days or less from ship-out. Click here for more information about shipping.
Because the product on this page is small and light, it may be able to be shipped for $3.99, depending on the following factors.
1.) First, remember that the item will definitely ship free to 48 states if your order total is over $59, and also that shipping & handling is $7.95 for most orders under $59 order-total.
2.) The product on this page is small and light enough that it will be shipped by first class U.S. Mail for $3.99 shipping & handling if it’s ordered alone or with other items that total under 11 ounces (product and retail packaging weight) and which can all fit into the first class mail envelope.
3.) The actual shipping & handling charge for your total order will be visible during checkout, before the payment step. If an order doesn’t qualify for free shipping, then whenever combined sizes and weights allow, we will send small items at the special $3.99 rate.
By Craig O. in MN on 9/1/2016 - Verified BuyerThese bags are very strong and effective. They also have the perfect filtration gauge for pressing apples.6 out of 6 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By Steve L. in MN on 9/8/2016 - Verified BuyerI order the press next day realized I needed mesh Bags. Pleasant Hill Grain was great and went back and added to my order and all here in less than 5 days! Great help and great customer service.5 out of 5 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By Donald A R. in WA on 9/5/2016 - Verified BuyerI was going to have a cider making party. But my old mesh bag was over 30 years old. I was happy to find just what I needed on your web. site. I received my order in a timely minter. Regards Don4 out of 4 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By Linda L. in ME on 8/30/2016 - Verified BuyerPerfect item.4 out of 4 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By David M. in GA on 4/12/2016 - Verified BuyerThe mesh bags fit the fruit press perfectly and strain our unwanted hulls, seed and pulp. They work great and are a real labor saver in our wine making process. Great accessory for the fruit press!4 out of 4 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By Cider Presser on 9/2/2016 - Verified BuyerLove our new press and grinder and the great customer service.3 out of 3 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By James L. in MB on 8/27/2016 - Verified BuyerEasy to clean and makes disposing of the pulp very easy. Keeps almost all of the sediment out of the juice.3 out of 3 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By Kimberly on 11/17/2016 - Verified BuyerI have two of these bags and expect to get plenty of use out of them. They're very strong and durable and have withstood many pressings and machine washings already. Great quality!2 out of 2 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By Ron A. in GA on 11/12/2016 - Verified BuyerRobust, easy to use and perfect for squeezing apples2 out of 2 people found this review helpful. Did you?
By Timothy R. in NY on 11/9/2016 - Verified BuyerWorked as it should. Delicious results.2 out of 2 people found this review helpful. Did you?
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