Riedel Sommeliers Alsace (P/N 4400/05).
This stately glass rises from the table on a stem 1.5 times the height of the bowl, bringing the peachy, floral aromas of Alsace closer to the nose.
Recommended for: Aligote, Chasselas, Chenin blanc, Cortese, Fumé Blanc, Furmint (dry), Gewürztraminer, Gutedel, Kerner, Melon de Bourgogne (Muscadet), Müller-Thurgau, Muskateller, Muskat-Ottonel, Neuburger, Palomino (except Sherry), Pedro Ximenez, Pinot (Blanc, Grigio, Gris), Ribolla gialla, Rotgipfler, Rulander, Sancerre, Sauvignon blanc, Soave, Tokay, Trebbiano, Vin de Savoie (white), Zierfandler.
Why choose this glass over similar glasses?
Each glass in the Riedel Sommeliers line is sold individually.
Riedel Sommeliers glasses were praised by Robert Parker as "The finest glasses for both technical and hedonistic purposes. The effect of these glasses is profound. I cannot emphasize enough what a difference they make."