March 2015 Update – Sainsburys Salad bar price increase!
It seems the prices have risen and the sizes have changed! Thanks for the updates (in the comments at the bottom of the page) from Susan, Mark and Jojo.
The sad news is, the small pot is no longer with us and prices have substantially increased.
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So the large pot is still most cost effective, and the medium takes the crown for worst value.
Details below are from January 2014
Using science, the size of the salad pots were measured by filling them with water and seeing how many millilitres each pot size could hold. Using Stu’s abacus we can also get the per mill cost.
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The shocking revelation is that the
micro pot Large Pot is most cost effective, buy two micro pots not one medium!
We are currently looking for sponsorship to complete the investigation and test the large pot size.
Update: Funding has been received, and large pot added.