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Learn How to Drink Whiskey From an Expert

August 26, 2021

Expert Whiskey Tasting Advice We got with Whiskey Magazine’s editor, Christopher Coates, to find out the top tips and latest trends in whiskey tasting. With the help of this article, you’ll be well on your way to becoming a whiskey expert.   Whiskey Glasses for Different Occasions “That the glassware suits the occasion and what […]

What is a Whiskey Glass Called?

August 25, 2021

Just as with wine, a whiskey glass is meant to enhance your drinking experience. There is no single whiskey glass eiter, but rather a whiskey glass for nearly every purpose. What is a whiskey glass called? With so many different styles of whiskey glasses, there’s not just one whiskey glass name. The names range from […]

Do Whiskey Glasses Make a Difference?

August 24, 2021

Does using whiskey glasses make a difference? Let’s put it this way: would you drink coffee out of an ordinary plastic cup? Of course not! Whiskey glasses enhance the overall drinking experience of whiskey and bring a genuine appreciation for the lovely spirit it highlights. Creating a Whiskey Sensory Experience It helps to understand why […]

Why Does Wine Taste Better in a Thin Glass?

August 24, 2021

The wine drinking experience can be enhanced or diminished by factors such as the shape of the glass and the type of wine used. Wine connoisseurs swear by the use of particular types of glasses for specific types of wines- for example, using a Burgundy glass for distinctive red wines and a Chardonnay glass for […]

Why Do Whiskey Glasses Have Thick Bottoms?

August 24, 2021

Whiskey glasses have their own unique look. The most apparent, unique feature is the thick bottom of a whiskey glass. You may be wondering why a whiskey glass has a thick bottom. Is it just for appearance? It is actually for a number of reasons. Let’s explire them.   Whiskey Glass Structure First, it is […]

What Is the Best All-Purpose Wine Glass?

August 10, 2021

All-purpose wine glasses are becoming more and more popular. And why wouldn’t they be? They make wine drinking easy by being able to serve any wine in a single, universal glass. And they are space savers, allowing you one set of wine glasses where you might have needed two or three wine glass sets in […]

Why is a Red Wine Glass Bigger?

August 10, 2021

  You may have heard wine experts recommend that you drink red wine from a red wine glass. This can leave you wondering why precisely that is and why a red wine glass looks bigger than other wine glasses. This knowledge will be vital to enhancing your wine-drinking experience in the future. Characteristics of A […]

Mirrored Walls vs. Framed Mirrors

July 27, 2021

It used to be that walls of mirrors were for the rich and famous. Think of Versailles, where mirrors were the stuff of kings and queens. Nowadays mirrors are easy to come by. Any one of us can have mirrored walls. Most of us, however, are a little hesitant of mirrored walls in our homes. […]

Why Are Commercial Buildings Made of Glass?

July 27, 2021

Architects and designers are increasingly using glass in buildings, such as skyscrapers, because of its adaptability and versatility. Glass improves a building’s appearance and ambiance by allowing light in, providing a sense of space, and adding simple modernity and flair. However, the qualities and applications of glass are far from solitary or straightforward. When choosing […]

What is the Best Glass for a Front Door?

July 27, 2021

The Case of the Front Door Fenestration Question: Dear Glass Detective, What is the best glass for a front door? Beth R.   Answer: Dear Beth, Thank you for reaching out to the Glass Detective at Glass.com with your question regarding the best choice for glass to be installed in your front door. While you […]

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