so, here it is ... the most versatile set you will ever need for your kitchen. jug and sugar. so, the truth is the jug can be used for, cream, lemon juice, soy sauce, syrup etc ... the sugar bowl can be used for ... sugar, jam, herbs, salt or pepper. the possibilities are endless! oh, by the way the jug stands just over 2.5 inches tall, the sugar about the same, and they are both about 3 inches across, so colorful and freindly ... why not?