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Features

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.

BPA-Free
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 allows you to add ingredients while blending, and doubles as a 2-ounce 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.

Compatibility
This container can be used with all full-size Vitamix® blenders, however SELF-DETECT™ features are only available with Smart System machines.

What comes in the box

Simply Whole Grains Cookbook 620 x 763
Simply Whole Grains Cookbook
48-dry-container-profile
48-ounce Container with SELF-DETECT™
s2 tamper closeup on grey 620 x 620
S2 Low-Profile Tamper

Product Specifications

Compatibility: Ascent™ Series 
Dimensions: 6.5 x 8 x 10 inches
Capacity: 48-ounces
Weight: 2 lbs 10 oz
Blades: Laser-cut, stainless-steel hammermill and cutting blades measuring 2.8-in 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.

Product Resources

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48-ounce Dry Grains Container with SELF-DETECT™ is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 45.
Rated 2 out of 5 by from So sad that I got an unnecessary extra container just purchased a Vitamix A3500 and got the Dry Grains container with the specific purpose of being able to use my blender to make pizza dough and fresh pasta. Now I see that there's a recipe in the Vitamix website (https://www.vitamix.com/us/en_us/Recipes/Pizza) that shows the option to use the 64 oz container that comes with the blender. I felt that I had to purchase an extra accessory to be able to use the blender for certain tasks and that was not necessarily true. Had there been full disclosure on the product's description, I would've chosen the 48 oz wet blade instead (which I wanted, but was not able to afford due to purchasing other accessories).
Date published: 2020-05-25
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 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 Works great for mixing dry food items. This was purchased to mix dry grains when needed. The first food item I made was peanut butter using peanuts only. It mixed the peanuts into a nice smooth blend. The peanut butter was used by our grandchildren who found it delicious without any additives.
Date published: 2019-06-28
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Just OK, quite overpriced As the title says, it’s very overpriced for what it is. It works okay, but I’m definitely not impressed. It has a tendency to create a vertical funnel of circulating material with a stagnant column of non-circulating outer material. This makes actually creating a homogeneous ground mix quite cumbersome, and renders the container no better than just “OK”.
Date published: 2019-12-28
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 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
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