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Wine tasting glass

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For the professional tasting and evaluation of a wine in the context of a wine evaluation or wine address, there are specially designed wine glasses. Due to their composition and shape, these are particularly well suited to optimally develop the aroma, bouquet and colour of a wine or to present it to the taster and thus enable an objective assessment. There are different manufacturers or brands. The glass most commonly used worldwide was developed by the French authority INAO in the 1950s. It has a short stem and a slender egg-shaped glass body. It has a capacity of 21 to 22.5 cl, and is...

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