For the Thickest Blends

The Twister jar features all of these unique Blendtec advantages:

  • Extra-strong, patented single-prong tuned wingtip blade
  • Easy-to-read jar markings up to 16 fl oz
  • Made from impact-resistant, BPA-free copolyester
  • Compatible with all Blendtec consumer blenders (not compatible with Blendtec mixers)

The Twister jar is ideal for:

  • Bread & cookie crumbs
  • Nut butters
  • Hummus
  • Baby food
  • Single-serve smoothies

To use the jar, simply add ingredients and twist the lid counter-clockwise while the blend cycle is running. This twisting motion forces the ingredients from the sides of the jar back into the blade, allowing you to achieve a perfect blend every time.

Also included is the Spectacula™ spatula—engineered specifically for the Twister. We made this spatula just the right length and shape so you can get nearly every morsel out of your jar.

  • Capacity: 37 oz, with measurements up to 16 oz
  • Dimensions: 5.7" wide x 7.5" tall (with lid) x 5.7" deep (7" with spout and handle)
  • Weight: 1.3 lbs
  • 3 year warranty
Twister Jar is rated 4.6786 out of 5 by 56.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from It does the job I received this along with my refurbished Blendtec Classic. I use it to make sorbets and nut butter. As long as you don't overfill it, and you cut the frozen fruit for the sorbets to the right size (about one-inch cubes), it works well. I put in a lot of almonds one night while making almond butter and it took a few processes to get it completely smooth. Once I put the proper amount of almonds in, it worked fine.
Date published: 2014-07-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this blender!! I loved crushed ice so the first thing I did with this blender was fill it with ice and hit the crush button. To my amazement, the ice turned to powdery snow!! Everything from soups to smoothies - it always makes everything perfectly!, Love this machine!!!!
Date published: 2014-07-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect size & Build! Using Nutribullit 900 for ease of use, containers and worked for a while. Cheap seals, blades and can never reach customer service. I finally purchased the twister jar to replace old jar and should have done this in the 1st place. Rocks! Blends so much better than NB900. Don't have to worry about ice anymore. Fits under cabinet perfect & easy to clean. Love it.
Date published: 2015-01-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best kitchen accessory I own. Be it known that the twister jar might be the greatest add on accessory ever made for a kitchen appliance, better yet it is for what might be the greatest kitchen appliance ever made, the Blendtec. The nut butter, and pure frozen ingredient ice creams are stellar. 'Nuff said.
Date published: 2014-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I purchased the Twister Jar two years ago and love it. It is perfect for making pesto, raw almond butter and tahini, and anything thick that needs power to make it. Buy this jar and you will use it all the time.
Date published: 2014-08-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The best blender!!!! I am using my blentec over one year, and we prepare smothies, almond milk, protein bars and healthy snacks. I love my blentec and twister and thanks for make my life easier in the kitchen!!!!!
Date published: 2014-06-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Works well! I bought this so I wouldn't have to buy a separate appliance (food processor) to make my hummus recipe. I was trying to make it in the large pitcher but had to constantly stop/stir/start to get it to the right consistency. This pulverizes it in about 15 seconds while using the twister top constantly. The only negative is that it vibrates severely while mixing, not sure if that can be alleviated somehow but still happy with the job it does. Also super easy to clean!
Date published: 2016-01-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It was not what I expected, it was better I ordered the smaller jar, and it was much smaller than I expected. I really do love it. I use it as my main jar now. I still will replace my cracked larger jar, that I have had for over 20 years. I use my blendtec everyday. Usually twice a day. Once for my morning juice and then I usually have spices etc that need blending at dinner.
Date published: 2014-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the size! Purchased a couple of weeks ago and really like the medium size. It would be great if the smallest size can be purchased from Blendtec for making nut butters and other uses! Please make it available for purchase, would love to have it.
Date published: 2014-07-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Way too expensive! I thought the Twister Jar was way too expensive for what it is. It does work well. Don't over do it on the ice when making a drink.
Date published: 2014-08-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for mixing for one! I bought this so I wouldn't make too much for myself! It works perfect and it scared me at first when it went into its phases as it mixed my smoothie. Definitely use the buttons of choices. They mix perfectly, and if you like them smoother mix twice.
Date published: 2014-11-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Leave lumps of fruit when making smoothie I just bought the signature series set which came with a twister jar a week ago. While the wildside jar was not able to pulverize the seed of the strawberry when making smoothie, this one is even more disappointed. I used it today and it leaves lumps of pineapple and strawberry in the smoothie. Very disappointed, thinking whether I should return it or not.
Date published: 2014-11-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Jar for my Blentech I bought this jar a couple of months ago. I like the size of the jar as it does prevent me from making too much food at one time. I have not yet used it to make nut butter.
Date published: 2014-07-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy and great size to make smaller portions. I bought this about one month ago and use it often to make pesto, sauces and purée just about anything. So pleased with the blentec products and features!!!
Date published: 2015-06-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the Twister! I couldn't wait to get my jar! This jar is the perfect size for me. I love the pour spout and the options to make hummus, pesto and nut butters.
Date published: 2015-01-05
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Waste of money It is no different than the original jar, it is smaller it does exactly what the other jar does, I am disappointed
Date published: 2014-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great features I make my own hummus and the Twister Jar works so much better than the standard jar,for thick dips.
Date published: 2015-06-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from wonderful This blendtec twister jar makes wonderful banana ice cream. Delicious, creamy, and smooth.
Date published: 2014-08-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Twister Jar! So happy with my newest Blendtec Twister Jar addition - love the size, works brilliantly!
Date published: 2014-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Twister Jar I so enjoy the Twister Jar, it makes all the difference in making nut butters
Date published: 2014-10-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Tells the truth. First use: best hummus I ever made. All the equipment functioned well.
Date published: 2014-10-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Amazing blender Impressed by this blender, so decided to buy the twister jar as well
Date published: 2015-05-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good purchase I'm very happy with the Twister jar. I've used mainly for making my pre-workout smoothies and grinding flax seeds which it does flawlessly. I also plan to make my own almond butter as soon as I run out of the store bought jars of almond butter I have. It's also quieter than the Wildside jar because the entire configuration is on a smaller scale. I love the products this company makes.
Date published: 2016-01-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Twister Jar I bought the Twister Jar about a month ago and have been using it fairly regularly. Very impressed with the high quality (better than my original jar) and the extra pieces (spatula, mini gripper lid) but mostly love the size of the jar itself, which is the whole reason I bought it. I'm a smoothie guy so the ease of cleanup and 20 oz capacity fits my needs perfectly. Very happy with it.
Date published: 2015-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great addition to Blendtec I ordered on black Friday's sale so I could justify the purchase. I wanted it so I could make nut butter and soft serve ice cream. It works great! No regret on this purchase (sale helped). Also used it to whip up fresh bread crumbs as an experiment for a holiday meal.....way better than having to get out my food processor. Thumbs up fa sha but kinda big price to swallow!
Date published: 2015-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Does a great job with thick and dry foods The Twister jar works great when I am working with smaller quantities of food or thick/dry ingredients (like a Truffle recipe or seasoned breadcrumbs). Along with the Wild Side jar, I have two powerful tools in the kitchen to make wholesome fresh foods like smoothies, dressings, etc.
Date published: 2015-12-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My Blendtec is a Food Processor! So excited to not have to buy another appliance but to be able to use my new Twister Jar on my Blendtec as food processor. Love the ease of using it & can add food through red cap on top of the lid. Great for hummus, tahini, sauces, grains, and everything else I've tried. Love it!
Date published: 2015-09-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the Twister Jar! This little gem arrived a few weeks ago and I absolutely love it! Makes quick work of single serving smoothies with ease and tackles those thicker recipes like pesto or nut butter expertly! Perfect little jar to go with the Wildside jar!
Date published: 2016-01-29
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Twister Jar Works great at helping to blend thick smoothies. Only downfall is that the jar lid does not fit tightly (allowing it to 'twist') and liquid spills over, sometimes making a mess! I wish Blentec would offer glass instead of plastic jars.
Date published: 2016-01-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from just throw in a bunch of frozen cherries! great design!! love it for sorbet-- amazing with cherries! i have used the twister jar for hummus, nut butters, small batches of pureed veggies-- just had to gift it to my niece for their new baby! homemade baby food. lovely
Date published: 2015-12-01
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Can the twister jar probably 16oz one work as a spice grinder?

Asked by: Taffy
Yes, the Twister jar will work to grind spices.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-12-12

I know this Is Blendtec Twister Jar is smaller than regular Jar. But my question is there any thing this Twister Jar can't do compare to Four side Jar? If so please tell me which job it can't do.......

Asked by: Ming Woon
The Twister jar can handle the same blends you would use the FourSide jar for, just in smaller quantities.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-12-04

How many cups is it??

Asked by: diana59
Twister jar: 37 oz capacity jar with measurements up to 16 oz* (2 cups) *We recommend that the finished blended product stays at or below this line.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-12-12

Is this item compatable with a Vita-mix model VM0109

Asked by: Blended
No, the Twister jar will only work with Blendtec blenders.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-11-09

i have an ES3 will the twister jar fit this model?

Asked by: GusGus
Yes, the Twister jar will fit your model.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-11-02

Is the Twister jar also available in thick Glass!?

Asked by: micke
Blendtec does not offer any glass jars. All Blendtec jars are a BPA-free plastic.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-10-20

Does the twister jar fit on the refurbished blender?

Asked by: MissDi
Yes, it does!
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-09-21

Are the jars and containers plastic or glass?

Asked by: Beachgirl
Our jars are made of Eastman Tritan™ copolyester. You can learn more about it here:
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-12-12

I just bought one for the K-Tech champ hp3 base and it didn't fit. Is there a different size or adapter, or am I out of luck until I need to buy a new base?

Asked by: nealsu
The Twister jar will fit on the HP3 motor base, but it fits on the machines a little different than most jars. The Twister Jar will actually straddle the corners of the base. So keep moving the jar around. The handle will line up with the corner of the casting (where the base of the jar attaches).
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-10-11

What is the MINIMUM amount of liquid that will blend in the WildSide, twister and mini twister jars?   When making mayo, the blender must be able to blend 1/4 C and up to 1.5 cups.  

Asked by: BvanSteen
The liquid needs to cover the blade. Twister jar: 4 oz, FourSide jar: 8 oz, WildSide+ jar: 12 oz. We don't recommend using the Mini Twister jar for making mayo, as it does not have a tight fitting lid.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-10-12

Is the 32 ounce Twister Jar still  available? If not why was it discontinued? 

Asked by: claus
Yes, the Twister jar is still available. It can be purchased here:
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-12-12

Will the gripper lid from the full size twister jar, fit on the mini twister jar?  I would like a tight fitting lid for my mini, for small smoothie portions.  

Asked by: Cindylou
It doesn't officially fit - the Twister has a spout and the Mini Twister doesn't.
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-07-30

I have the 725 with wildside and twister jars.  I love this blender.  The twister jar is PERFECT for make fresh nut buter.  I am having a problem with it making small portion smoothies however.  It won't compleatly blend the kale like the wildside jar. ??

Asked by: Brett
Try blending the kale and liquid first, then add the other ingredients.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-12-12

I just bought the Classic 570. Does the Twister Jar work on this model?

Asked by: jawcoffey
Yes, it does!
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-07-27

Just received my Blendtec and tried to make a smoothie in the Twister jar. It exploded! Everywhere! Such a mess. Should I have not used the smoothie setting? I simply pressed the smoothie button. Please help!

Asked by: jtcrwdr
There are two separate lids that come with the Twister jar; the Twister lid and the Gripper lid. We recommend using the Gripper lid for recipes that aren't real thick, like smoothies, dressings, etc. What lid did you use when making your smoothie?
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-12-12

Will this work on a Professional Series 750?

Asked by: jimjim
Yes, it will!
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-07-06

Which of your jars is best for making mayonnaise? My mayonnaise recipe makes about 1.5 cups total and I'm concerned the Wildside+ that came with my new blender may be too big

Asked by: MissJelic
It's made best in our Twister jar or FourSide jar but you should still be able to make it in the WildSide+ jar. If your recipe isn't working, try increasing the ingredients by 1.5 or 2 times.
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-12-12

I have the regular blender jar and the wild side jar. When a recipe calls for the twister jar can I make the recipe with one of the other jars?

Asked by: Dianeber
A lot of times it depends on the recipe, but you should be able to make it in the FourSide or WildSide+ jars. You will likely need to double the recipe and stop blending to scrape the sides.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-06-29

Would one use this jar for coffee beans??

Asked by: metuck66
Yes, you can use this jar for grinding coffee beans but the other jars can be used as well. The only thing that changes is the amount you must put in the jar. You can read more about grinding coffee beans in your Blendtec here:
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-06-08

When buying a refurbished blender, may one request that it come with a twister jar in place of a 4-sided jar?

Asked by: PaKayakers
Unfortunately, we don't have any packages available online where a blender comes with a Twister jar. It will have to be purchased separately.
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-06-04

Can I beat 3-4 Eggs in the twister jar? Also I read complains on Amazon about liquid flying off the lid? what cause this and how to avoid it? I have this concern before ordering the twister jar. Thank you

Asked by: Anna 48
Three to four eggs should be fine in the Twister. You will want to use the vented gripper lid for wet blending in the Twister jar and the twister lid for much thicker substances like nut butters. No liquids will leak when using the proper jar for the type of blend.
Answered by: BlendtecJess
Date published: 2015-06-15

Is there some way to make the plastic cap on the mini/twister gripper lid secure more tightly, or are there meant to be small gaps between the rubber of the lid and plastic of the cap?

Asked by: JonM
The small gaps that you see between the rubber lid and the plastic cap, is intentional. It's for emulsion; that way if you're making mayonnaise or dressings, you can pour the oil in from the top of the lid while it continues blending.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-05-18

Can you grind coffee beans in the twister jar?

Asked by: Nanjhall
Yes you can. Place 1 cup of coffee beans in the Twister jar. Secure the Gripper lid, and run on Speed 5 for 20–30 seconds or until desired texture is reached. Note: Over time, grinding coffee beans in your jar may cause it to look clouded or stained and to smell like coffee. This is cosmetic damage, and is not covered under the warranty.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-05-04

Does the twister jar fit the 725 Blender? If not, What blender does it fit?

Asked by: littleone
The Twister jar fits on all Blendtec blender models.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-05-31

Does the twister jar fit on the Professional 800?  Is that the best option for making nut butters and grinding spices?  I have kids who like different flavored smoothies, so I make many at a time.  Is this friendly for that type of blending?

Asked by: cindymom
Yes, the Twister does fit on the Professional 800. Please note, that when using the Twister lid on the Twister jar, the sound enclosure, will of course, need to be opened. The Twister is a great option for making nut butters and grinding spices. It's also perfect for making single serve smoothies, when used with the Gripper lid.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-04-30

Can the twister jar be used to make a bread dough?

Asked by: Olivia23559
Yes it can, but it will be a very small amount. This recipe can be made in the Twister jar: However, you will need to reduce measurements to 1/3 of original recipe to be made in the Twister jar.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-03-23

Will the twister jar work with blendtec blender HP3A?

Asked by: Tuffetimelin
Yes it will!
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-03-09

I seem to have misplaced my recipe book that came with my twister jar.  Is there anyway I can get an online version or get a new one somehow?

Asked by: Heartnet
Please email, and we will be able to help get you a new copy.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-03-02

Would the twister jar work better than the 4 side jar for waffle batter or dressings?

Asked by: lookstwice
Both jars work great for making dressings. The FourSide jar is ideal for waffle batters, but you can also make small portions of waffle batter in the Twister jar.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-12-09

Does anyone know if this could be used with the vitamix? I know that the wild side  jar can be, but I would like to use this one. Thank you. 

Asked by: jules
The Twister jar will not work on a Vitamix blender. The only jars on that can be used with a Vitamix are the Rebel and XR jars. No other jar on our site is compatible with Vitamix blenders.
Answered by: Blendtec
Date published: 2015-02-02
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