Popular beer glassesWhich beer glass to use?
In order to enjoy a beer to its full potential, it’s important to drink the beer from the right glass. You might be surprised, but this has a huge influence on the smell and taste of your beer. But which glass belongs with which beer?
For a long time, beer-drinkers have been searching for the best shape, size and material to drink beer out of. They tried cups made from wood, sandstone, earthenware, tin - you name it - until finally the art of glassblowing was discovered.
It soon became apparent that the shape of the glass and with which style of beer it’s paired does in fact make a big difference. And that’s why today, there different types of beer glasses which can be distinguished by their shape, and which each go well with a particular style of beer. Let’s take a look at some of the most commonly used beer glasses: