ISSUE 71  |  The Modern Kitchen

10 Easy Pieces: Everyday Wine Glasses

May 10, 2013 1:30 PM

BY Sarah Lonsdale

When it comes to the evening tipple, no need for a crystal goblet (especially if the vintage on offer is a go-to everyday table wine). A simple, sturdy, chuck-in-the-dishwasher, double-as-water-glass vessel does the trick. Here’s a roundup of our favorites:

Above: Francesca’s choice for everyday is the Alessi Wine Goblet, designed by Jasper Morrison, which easily fits in the dishwasher; $9 each at Unica Home.

Above: Made in France (and virtually indestructible), the Gigogne Glass by Duralex is available in two sizes (7.5 or 5.75 ounces); $25 for a set of six at Brook Farm General Store.

Above: Julie and Sarah favor the stackable Spanish Wine Glasses; $6 each, 2.25 inches tall, from Spartan in Austin, Texas.

Above: Made by La Rochere, a French company that dates back to 1475, the Perigord Tumbler is $43.95 for a set of four.

Above: For more casual settings, Alexa likes the Alessi Glass Family White Wine Glass by Jasper Morrison; $36 for a set of 4 at Unica Home.

Above: Handblown Organic Wine Glasses; $43.95 for a set of 4 at Williams-Sonoma.

Above: Libbey Stemless Red Wine Glasses are $12.99 for a set of four at Libbey.

Above: The classic French bistro wine glass from Picardie; a set of six is $25.00 at Design Within Reach.

Above: At casual dinners, Christine serves wine in Iittala’s 7-ounce Kartio Tumbler. The stackable, durable, and dishwasher-safe multi-purpose drinking glasses are $10 each at Hive Modern.

Above: The Soto Straight Stem Wine Glass holds 12 ounces and is $14 each from Canvas.

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N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on October 5, 2011.