* We like the look of the small size and magnetic attachment system of Chefsteps' announced Joule immersion circulator, but the lack of physical controls and presumed inability to clean it are concerning. We will take a closer look when it ships in May 2016. [Best Sous Vide Gear]
After conducting long-term testing over two years and watching the prices on these sets swing wildly, we found that Glasslock containers are the best food-storage containers for most people. They have a durable seal, stack neatly in the fridge, and keep stains and smells from lingering. In our tests, they stayed leak-free and survived counter-height drops onto wood.