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Riedel introduces new glass

zin1953 Jan 20, 2014 03:01 PM

OK, so it's not exactly wine . . .


  1. ChefJune Jan 22, 2014 11:57 PM

    Who cares?

    Coca Cola is not a beverage to be consumed by humans. Probably better for washing a car.

    1. Robert Lauriston Jan 22, 2014 05:27 PM

      The underlying science is as sound as it is for wine glasses.

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      1. re: Robert Lauriston
        kaleokahu Jan 23, 2014 04:14 PM

        Hi, Robert:

        Is that why there are so many different ISO tasting glasses?


        1. re: kaleokahu
          zin1953 Jan 23, 2014 04:29 PM

          Don't DO that when I'm drinking coffee at my computer!

          1. re: kaleokahu
            Robert Lauriston Jan 23, 2014 04:35 PM

            The soundness of the science underlying Riedel's plethora of wine glasses is indeed the reason there is only one ISO wine-tasting glass:


        2. Bill Hunt Jan 21, 2014 07:08 PM

          Well, when I read the headline, I thought - "oh shoot (or similar), just when I had all of them, along comes another... "

          As I cannot recall the last time that we served a pop (or soda, or soft-drink) here, I think that I can safely skip this one.


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          1. re: Bill Hunt
            c oliver Jan 23, 2014 04:39 PM

            In Atlanta they all get called "Coke" or "Cocola."

          2. kaleokahu Jan 20, 2014 05:29 PM

            Hi, Jason:

            LOL, they claim it was designed only to work with Coca-Cola, not other colas or even Diet Coke. Riiiiiiiiiiight.

            What's next separate glasses for whole and 2% milk, so that the lactose "launches" onto the palate properly?


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            1. re: kaleokahu
              zin1953 Jan 20, 2014 05:51 PM

              I think I hear P.T. Barnum chuckling somewhere . . .

              1. re: zin1953
                comestible Jan 21, 2014 09:29 AM

                I'm chuckling too...

                also about their extremely fine subcategories of wine that require special individual shapes.

                1. re: zin1953
                  Bill Hunt Jan 21, 2014 07:09 PM


                  Will there be plans for a "Pepsi," and a "Dr. Pepper" glass, in the near future... ?


                  1. re: Bill Hunt
                    zin1953 Jan 22, 2014 07:12 AM

                    Well, duh! How could Pepsi and Coke share the same glass?!?!?!?

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