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How to Avoid Over-Imbibing on Turkey Day

Planning to shine up your best wide-brimmed stemware for the big Thanksgiving feast? If you’re having guests who will be driving, you may want to re-think that. Given the widely varying size of wine glasses, it’s easy for people to

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What Kind of Wine Glasses for a Summertime Party?

We get lots of questions about stemware. Here’s one that came in recently… QUESTION: We’re going to have a party, and my wife suggests we use our stemless glasses for the wine. I think that would be tacky. What do

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Posted in Wine FAQ

Glassware: Size and Shape Make a Difference

A wine glass is more than a holding vessel for wine. The founders of Riedel stemware viewed the wine glass as an instrument to bring together: The personality of the wine. The smell of the wine. The taste of the

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Posted in Wine Tips

Lincoln: Six Glasses of Wine With Dinner

I’m thinking it would have been pretty cool to be a friend of President Abraham Lincoln. But not for the obvious reasons. After viewing a small display of wine glasses at the Richard Nixon Library and Museum (see yesterday’s blog),

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