The innovative machine-made highball glass of the functional glass collection drink specific glassware is designed to hold standard ice cubes as well as the larger ice cubes that are becoming increasingly popular in restaurants and bars. The Riedel barware drink specific glassware is made in collaboration with spirits specialist Zane Harris, answering the need for cocktail-specific glassware among restaurants and bars, and for cocktail enthusiasts at home with six glasses perfected for thousands of cocktails. The glasses are based on the traditional serves for seven classic cocktails: The old fashioned, Manhattan, Daiquiri, sour, Peasant, Buck and julep. Working in partnership with Riedel, Harris created each glass giving specific attention to its size, shape, volume and capacity for ice, A concept in its totality never before explored by any glassware company. “Ice has the greatest influence in glassware design as it is in practically every drink, not just the cocktail, ” notes Harris. “Riedel bar drink specific glassware ice glasses are designed to seamlessly answer two of hospitality Greatest frustrations– liquid displacement and the distorted consumer Perception of being underserved. ”
- Set of 2 fine crystal Highball glasses
- Made for standard ice cubes as well as for the large format ice
- Capacity is 10 ounces and glass height is 6 inches
- Beautiful gift item or great addition to your home bar collection
- Dishwasher Safe
The company RIEDEL is a family owned, 300 year-old crystal company known to be the inventor of varietal specific stemware. Riedel is the first company in history to recognize that the taste of a beverage is affected by the shape of the vessel from which it is consumed, and has been recognized for its revolutionary designs which complement primarily alcoholic beverages.