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Feb 7, 2011 11:00 PM

Glasses/glass bowls for soup, salads, desserts, etc.

I'm looking to buy glasses/glass bowls to show off a wide range of dishes (think gazpacho and pudding). Any suggestions?

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  1. Bormioli Duralex Mr Chef.

    1. Second the Duralex suggestion - I personally like the Viva bowls. Attractive, but also practical (dishwasher and microwave safe). Available in a range of sizes.

        1. Not sure if you need something better quality but we bought a bunch of very nice glass bowls (about a half-gallon capacity, I think?, maybe a bit smaller) at our local 99¢ Store.......... for .............99¢ each.

          The shape is like these:

          1. I bought a bunch of dishwasher safe stemless martini glasses and have used them to serve trifle and other desserts. They would be good for gazpacho too.

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              1. re: E_M

                LOL. Yes, they have gotten used for their stated purpose. It's just nice to know you can use them for other things too.