I found the 1/2 pint jars too small, pint jars are pictured. Dividing up 3 1/2 cups rice roughly for 4 container is 14 tablespoons, I could only get 11 in the 1/2 pint jar.
An attractive gift jar and easy to put together. Will report back after rice has been made. Made for My 3 Chefs game.