Jump Start Your Sous Vide Cooking with our FREE Email Course!
If you have a sous vide circulator you need something to hold the water! There are many options you can choose from, from large stock pots to specially made sous vide containers. Below are some different types we have tested out. You can also read my sous vide water bath systems article or our Guide to Sous Vide Containers for a more detailed look. If you are purchasing a container, you can also look at our reviews for sous vide lids and sous vide racks.
These sous vide water bath containers are what we recommend to our friends and family. While one might be a better fit for you personally, you can't go wrong with any of them. These are mainly with a focus on home cooks (see below for professional machines).
These are sous vide water bath containers that we highly respect and feel very comfortable recommending, with a focus on home cooks (see below for professional machines). They might not match our Top Picks, but they are sous vide water bath containers many people use and are very happy with.
These are the top professional sous vide water bath containers that we highly respect and feel very comfortable recommending.
These sous vide water bath containers are not included in the above lists because some of them have not been released yet, some used to be great but are older, some are more expensive than comparable sous vide water bath containers, and some may have other issues.
Have you used something that we don't cover here? Let us know what you use and why you love it!