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Riedel's new Champagne glasses are lighter, taller -- and dishwashable
Riedel's new Champagne glasses are lighter, taller -- and dishwashable

Need a gift for someone who revels in the bubbly not just on New Year's Eve, but all year long? Try this: a two-pack of the new Veritas Champagne wine glasses from the 300-year-old Austrian glass company, Riedel. Developed with the input of the Champagne industry, the crystal glasses veer away from the narrow flute model, with a broader bowl designed to give ample room to the Champagne’s bouquet. With its tall, slender stem and the graceful swell of its bowl, the Veritas Champagne Glass is elegant and timeless. But the real magic is in the way the glass manages the bubbles. If you taste a Champagne from this glass side by side with a more conventional flute, the wider rim of...

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