These silicone 2.5 inch mixing bowls, also known as pinch bowls, are versatile kitchen utensils for home cooks, pastry chefs and professional chefs. Measuring out cooking or baking ingredients ingredients before mixing recipes saves valuable time. These preparation bowls are perfectly sized to hold ingredients that are measured out in a small amounts like salt, spices, honey, baking soda, baking powder, vinegar, vanilla extract, oil, wine, and more. Measure your ingredients and place them in preparation bowl until they are needed. These measuring bowls are flexible for easy pouring and work nicely to hold sauces for dipping, or as condiment bowls. Made from silicone, Mrs. Anderson's Pinch Bowls are naturally nonstick for quick release of ingredients and the non-porous surface eliminates any worry of food cross-contamination. Heat resistant to 550 degrees F, oven and microwave safe. Dishwasher safe for easy cleanup. They nest nicely for compact, easy storage. Each bowl measures 2.5 inches in diameter with a 2 ounce capacity.