Riedel, "Swirl" Red wine, set of 4 glasses & decanter
Collection "Swirl" includes a decanter and glasses for white and red wine from crystal, lead-free. Decanter and glasses "Swirl" give pleasure by tasting wine, because they help aerate the wine and open, releasing all the aromas and flavors that wine has to offer. The collection takes its name from the ease and unusual fluted shape with thin grooves that help guide the wine around the container. With the flick of the wrist, the wine "opens" and is saturated with oxygen.
"Swirl", Red wine - a set of 4 crystal glasses for red wine and a decanter, which will not only advantageous to apply a sophisticated drink to the table, but also due to the special form of collections experience a whole bunch of red wine grapes.
The set includes:
- Decanter, art. 1450/13 (1330 ml) - 1 pc.
- Glasses of red wine, art.450 / 30 (580 ml) - 4 pcs.
The Austrian company Riedel dynasty belongs Riedel, who is now 3 centuries engaged in glass manufacturing business. Over 10 generations of glassblowers follow family traditions. History of Riedel began in 1678 in Bohemia, the founder of the dynasty - Johann Christoph Riedel. In 1756, his grandson, Johann Leopold, opened the first glass factory. However, only in 1890 were presented to the world the first goblets handmade brand Riedel. Since that time the company has achieved considerable success and constantly increasing production. Each heir Riedel increasingly strengthens the brand and improving production technology.
However, not all the company's history was cloudless. In 1945, all the companies that were in the territory of Czechoslovakia, were nationalized. Thus, Walter Riedel in an instant lost everything, was arrested and sent to a camp in Siberia. Revived the family business by his son - Klaus, abandoned by fate to Austria. He purchased a ruined factory near the city of Innsbruck, which today is called "The Riedel Glassworks". It Claus Riedel revolutionized the glass case, proving the dependence of the bouquet and taste of wine on the characteristics of a glass.
Today the company operates Georg Riedel - the tenth member of the family. He continued the work of their ancestors, creating crystal glasses, which correspond to the different varieties of grapes. Due to the mechanization of production managed to reduce the cost of production Riedel, making it more accessible to buyers. Today the products of "Empire" Riedel is represented in almost all corners of the globe. It is appreciated for high quality, stylish design and the exquisite bouquet of wine, which is revealed through the glasses of the company.