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. The Riedel Mark Of Quality - Working with the Italian Sommelier association A. (Associazione Italiana Sommeliers) Claus Riedel unveiled the worlds first gourmet glass series in Orvieto in 1973. The series comprised 10 sizes.The world of wine has changed radically since then. Today, there are regions and continents producing wine which did not exist or were unknown at the time.
Sommeliers has developed into a comprehensive, state-of-the-art'Vitrum-Vinothek'. As a result of global demand, Sommeliers now represents the benchmark among wine glasses and is the most successful hand-made glass series in the world. Every glass is an individual piece, with the upper part blown into shape and the stem and base shaped by hand using methods that were developed around the time of Christ's birth.
Our glass makers contribute the talent, skill and care required to give the Sommeliers series the hand-crafted finish that our customers expect. ABOUT RIEDEL CRYSTAL: RIEDEL CRYSTAL (established 1756) has been producing glass in the heart of Europe for over 250 years and for eleven generations. Family owned and operated by GEORG J. RIEDEL (10th generation) and MAXIMILIAN J.RIEDEL is recognized worldwide for designing and producing the highest quality glasses and decanters for the enjoyment of wine and spirits. Top-rated wineries and restaurants throughout the world use RIEDEL. RIEDEL produces collections for every lifestyle and price range, whether for critical wine evaluation, a picnic or dinner. There is a series for every wine lover. AT RIEDEL, CONTENT COMMANDS SHAPE: Perfectly designed glassware enhances the aroma and the flavor of all aromatic beverages. In the late 1950's, CLAUS J. RIEDEL was the first person in history to introduce and develop wine-friendly stemware. Wine-friendly stemware translates and delivers the bouquet, taste, balance and finish of a wine to the senses.
Based on this principal, RIEDEL introduced the concept of grape-specific glassware. 11.8 x 5.6 x 12.5 inches. The item "Riedel Sommeliers Value Set Bordeaux Grand Cru Glasses Set Of 2 NEW" is in sale since Thursday, April 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Glassware & Drinkware".The seller is "knolly_demills" and is located in Springfield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.