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Champagne glass-coupe

May 17, 2018

Champagne glass(coupe)


A Champagne glass is a form of stemware goblet designed specially for enhancing the pleasure and feeling of champagne ,sparkling wine, or cider. The two most common forms are the flute and coupe. In each the stem allows the drinker to hold the glass without affecting the temperature of the drink inside, which makes them readily adaptable to consuming other sparkling wines and certain beers.

Flute or coupe ? These two different glass styles are known as Champagne or sparkling wine glasses, yet they are significantly different in shape. You may be informed that the shape of a glass can alter the taste experience of your drinks a lot.

So when it comes to a luxury like Champagne and sparkling wine, you want to make the right choice for your glass cabinet.

Coupe refers to as a coupe’ by aficionados, but you may know it better as the Champagne saucer. The glass has a wide and shallow bowl and is the oldest type of Champagne glass, most popular in the early 20th century.

it is not as popular as it once was due to it cannot capture the qualities of the type of Champagne we know and love today. The shallow bowl makes bubbles do not develop so much and the large surface area exposed to air means both bubbles and aromas dissipate quickly. 

So, If you like your Champagne with a fizz, you’ll have to drink it fast before it becomes a flat wine in a saucer. In addition to this, the shallow shape also presents a constant danger of spilling your very lovely Champagne.

The endurance of the glass style may be due to the fact that it can be seen in many media representations today, with its connotations of popular eras and luxury: the Champagne saucer evokes imagery of a grand, 20’s-style extravagant shebang (Great Gatsby themed party, anyone?) or a luxury celebration in the 1960’s – when the coupe was also popular. Think Boardwalk Empire style. The saucer is aesthetically a vintage and timelessly stylish design, but has today been overtaken in popularity by the flute.