If you are a fan of the unadulterated and clean flavors of unoaked white wines, then this glass would be an ideal addition to your collection. Designed to enhance the taste and aromatics of white wines, the Vinum Viognier / Chardonnay Wine Glass will give you flavors as clean as the fine crystal the glass is made out of.
Recommended for use with: Albarino, Aligote, Bordeaux (mature), Bordeaux (white), Chablis, Chardonnay (unoaked), Chateauneuf-du-Pape (Blanc), Condrieu, Cortese, Cotes du Rhone Blanc, Fallanghina, Fiano, Fume Blanc, Graves blanc, Greco di Tufo, Grenache Blanc / Garnacha Blanca, Hermitage (Blanc), Macabeo, Marsanne, Melon de Bourgogne (Muscadet), Montagny, Morillon (unoaked), Muscadet, Muscadine, Neuburger, Orvieto Classico, Palomino (except Sherry), Pessac Leognan (Blanc), Pinot (Blanc, Grigio, Gris), Ribolla Gialla, Sauvignon blanc(oaked), Soave, St. Joseph (white), Trebbiano, Verdelho, Verdicchio, Vin de Savoie (blanc), Viognier
These Vinum Chardonnay glasses are made of 24-percent lead crystal by Riedel, renowned glassmakers in Europe. Wine connoisseurs will particularly appreciate the care and design that goes into making sure each Vinum glass is the perfect shape for enhancing the bouquet and flavor of specific varietals. The distinct bowl shape directs the wine to just the right part of the palate so each note can be appreciated and savored. Use Vinum Chardonnay stemware for serving Chardonnay and Chenin blancs or any light white to experience the best bouquet and flavor. Its classic design complements virtually any table or dinnerware collection. Introduced in 1986, the Vinum collection is based exclusively on the characteristics of grape varietals, meaning the content commands the shape.
Introduced in 1986, Vinum was the first machine-made series of glasses in history to be based exclusively on the characteristics of quality, reasonable price and wide distribution.
Vinum has had a permanent impact on the globe's wine glass culture.
These glasses have proved to consumers and restauranteurs that the pleasure of consuming wine starts with the glass.
Recommended for: Chablis (Chardonnay).