This sophisticated glass draws out the unique qualities of the Riesling grape, perfecting the perception of fruit, minerality, acidity, texture and aromatics to optimize the drinker's impression of the wine and guide the flavors to a satisfying finish.
Riedel's Vinum XL Series, with their taller stems and generous bowls, stand proudly between Riedel's ever popular Vinum series and top of the line Sommeliers series, both in size and price point.The size and shape of these Riedel Vinum XL Riesling Grand Cru glasses command attention with their multi-functional nature. Perfect for Zinfandel, Chianti Classico and Sangiovese, as well as Riesling, Vouvray and Gruner Veltliner, these glasses are beautifully balanced, and stand 9-1/4-inch tall ( slightly taller than their Vinum Zinfandel/Riesling counterpart). Renowned Austrian glassmaker Riedel designs the shape of each glass to most fully enhance the appreciation of the wine within. This set of two Vinum XL Riesling Grand Cru glasses makes a fabulous wedding gift or a great addition to the existing collection of the serious wine drinker.About Riedel Vinum XL
Positioned as the new generation of Riedel wine glasses, Vinum XL brings fresh excitement to the benchmark Vinum machine blown range. The collection includes superior and finely tuned wine glass shapes for major Grape varietals such as Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, the world's celebration beverage Champagne and not forgetting a glass for fun, enlightening Cocktails and Martinis.