Stock Up: 13 Tips & Tricks for Buying Foods in Bulk

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It’s no secret that we here at The Kitchn love buying from the bulk section of the market. Whether we are looking for a small amount of spices or large amounts of grains, shopping in the bulk section saves money, minimizes waste, and inspires us to try out new pantry ingredients. In celebration of Bulk Foods Week (October 16-22), here are 13 tips, tricks and tutorials for buying and storing foods in bulk.

• More about Bulk Foods Week at the Bulk Is Green Council

Do you have any tips for shopping for or organizing foods in bulk? What do you like to buy in the bulk section?

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