Glasses for Alcoholic Beverages; 6 prominent glassware you need to get familiar with.

The Evolution of Alcohol Glasswares has fascinated the consumers all over the world. From Martini to Irish Coffee, the brands have innovated over the year for the healthy and suave experience. The list contains glasswares which could be used for the consumption of alcohol beverages.

Single Rock Glasses

A single rock glass is ideal for anything neat, anything regarding the rocks. This one can be used for serving spirituous cocktails, which are stirred and chilled. One example of a good drink for a single rock glass is a Negroni. This one is made with sweet vermouth, Negroni, and a Campari.

Martini Glasses

Martini glasses were originally used for the consumption of champagne. The Martini glass has somewhat fallen out of favor in modern times due to its tendency to spill drinks, and the coupe is sometimes used instead. A standard Martini glass contains 90 to 300 milli litres.

Coupe Glasses

Couple glasses are a popular alternative to martini glasses and with good reason. These are generally smaller and can hold 6-ounces of alcohol in them and therefore, are ideal for some summer martinis. These are shaped like a v-shaped container and have a rim that helps to prevent unnecessary spillage and therefore, is ideal of cocktail drinks. The best part about the coupe glasses is that the stem remains unheated and thus drink remains cool for a long period of time.

Wine Goblets


A Wine glassware is a type of glass that is used to consume wine. Brass wine goblets are classic and have been around for ages. Most wine glasses are stemware, that is they are goblets composed of three parts: the bowl, stem, and foot. In some designs, the opening of the glass is narrower than the widest part of the bowl. The capacity is approximately 215 ml, but it is intended to take a 50 ml pour.

Beer Mugs

Beer glassware comprises vessels made of glass, designed or commonly used for serving and drinking beer. This one is Sturdy, tall, and ideal for beers as its robust size can help contain a lot of beverages. The capacity of this kind of glassware can vary from 125ml up to 2000ml.

Highball Glass and Collins Glass

The purpose of drinking from Collins glasses is these usually stock a couple of ounces larger than a highball, the advantage here is the added height. These glasses are tall and shaped like a chimney. These are ideal for drinking liquors and cocktails like club sodas, whiskey and gingers, and gin-and-tonics. A collins glass is a glass tumbler that typically will contain 300 to 410 milli litres.