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 because it has changed the way the wine glass is thought of--it i not merely a vessel for transporting wine, but a tool that can be used to enjoy it in the most complete way.
These glasses have proved to consumers and restauranteurs that the pleasure of consuming wine starts with the glass.
Recommended for:Albarino, Aligote, Bordeaux (mature), Bordeaux (white), Chablis, Chardonnay, Condrieu, Cortese, Graves Blanc, Gutedel, Hermitage (white), Kerner, Marsanne, Melon de Bourgogne (Muscadet), Palomino (except Sherry), Ribolla Gialla, Sauvignon Semillon, Soave, St. Joseph, Trebbiano, Vin de Savoie (white), Viognier.