This ‘beautiful monster’ of a glass can take apart a lesser wine, mercilessly showing up its weaknesses. But a great wine – a top-class Burgundy, Barolo or Barbaresco – will be revealed in all its glory. The large bowl allows the bouquet to develop to the full, while the slightly flared top lip maximises the fruit flavours by directing a precise flow onto the front palate. Certain wines and grape varieties require this type of controlled delivery. By ensuring that the fruit is highlighted while using the marked acidity of the wine to keep the flavours in balance, this is a glass that produces a superbly three-dimensional ‘taste picture’. Recommended for: Barbaresco, Barolo, Beaujolais Grand Cru, Blauburgunder, Burgundy (red), Dornfelder, Echézeaux, Gamay, Moulin à vent, Musigny, Nuits Saint Georges, Nebbiolo, Pommard, Pinot noir, Romanée Saint Vivant, Santenay, Volnay, Vosne-Romanée, Vougeot.
Wash under warm water; detergent is not necessary.
Allow to air dry.
For extra shine, steam over boiling water.
If desired, carefully polish with a lint free cloth.
Never twist the base and bowl.
Handmade and Mouth-Blown From 24% Lead Crystal
Large Bowl Allows Bouquet to Fully Develop
Slightly Flared Top Lip Maximizes the Fruit Flavors By Directing a Precise Flow onto the Front Palate
|Dimensions||Weighs 14 ounces; holds 37 ounces|