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Tag Archives: Riedel

• Malbec-specific glass by Riedel proves big hit

Malbec-specific glass by Riedel proves big hit

The Malbec-specific glass developed by Riedel and Graffigna proved a big hit when it was unveiled at a Malbec tasting in New York. Riedel has created a number of glasses that have been designed to bring out the best of particular grape varieties, such as Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah. The glassmaker partnered with […]

• Champagne makers ditching flutes for wine glasses.

Champagne makers ditching flutes for wine glasses.

Marketing ploy or really an improvement? ~ Boozenews Champagne houses are moving away from using traditional flutes for their fizz in favour of white wine glasses, according to glassware manufacturer Georg Riedel. “The Champenois are starting to serve their sparklers in white wine glasses as the larger surface areas give more aromas, complexity and a […]

• Riedel glass technology raises the spirits. Does it make a difference?

Riedel glass technology raises the spirits. Does it make a difference?

Riedel crystal has a history dating back some 250 years. It has always been a family owned business and is currently in the hands of the 10th and 11th generations of the Riedel family since the business was founded. It was in the late 1950’s that Claus Riedel, the current owners’ father/grandfather, started the development […]

• It’s that time! The Wine Spectator’s Grand Tour

It’s that time! The Wine Spectator’s Grand Tour

More than two hundred of the world’s finest wineries will pour one of their best wines at each stop. Select one of WINE SPECTATOR’s Grand Tour cities near you and enjoy a wine tasting you will remember for a long time to come! All tickets are $200 each Your ticket price includes over 200 top-rated […]

• Will $100 Wine Glasses Sell in China?

Will $100 Wine Glasses Sell in China?

It was just a matter of time: With fine wine selling fast in Asia, glassware maker Riedel is planning to expand aggressively in China. (Booze News: What’s to stop them from knocking them off? Just asking.) The Austrian company, which has eight franchised stores in the mainland, expects to nearly double that count to 15 […]

• Be A Show-Off: A Gift of Riedel Wine Glasses Says You're A Connoisseur

Be A Show-Off: A Gift of Riedel Wine Glasses Says You're A Connoisseur

“The finest glasses for both technical and hedonistic purposes are those made by Riedel. The effect of these glasses on fine wine is profound. I cannot emphasize enough what a difference they make.” (Source: Robert M. Parker, Jr. The Wine Advocate)