JUST LIKE WINE,

THERE IS GLASSWARE THAT HAS BEEN CRAFTED TO HIGHLIGHT THE FLAVOUR, COLOUR AND SCENT OF BEER.

Tulip

Provides room to swirl and agitate the beer

  • Sizes may vary, but all shapes provide room to swirl
    and agitate the beer and to support large foamy heads
  • Wider body design showcases fuller body/malt
    character and strong aromas
  • Tall and slender, shaped to channel the hop aroma to
    the nose
  • Showcases the colour and clarity while capturing head
    retention
  • Ideal for light to medium bodied beers, mild malt and
    hop flavours and speciality wood- and barrel-aged beers

Pint

Designed for durability and stacking

  • Nearly cylindrical, with a slight taper and wide mouth,
    often with subtle curves or bulges at the top
  • Most basic shape, versatile glass, designed for
    durability and stacking; very common in pubs and
    microbreweries
  • Ideal for medium bodied, fruity beers with high hop
    bitterness flavour and aroma

Pils

Shaped to channel the hop aroma to the nose

  • Tall and slender, shaped to channel the hop aroma
    to the nose
  • Showcases the colour and clarity while capturing
    head retention
  • Ideal for a variety of beer styles; light bodied beers
    with a low hop bitterness flavour and aroma

Tumbler

Traditionally has straight or slightly curved sides

  • Cross between a pint glass and a Weiss-shaped glass
  • Offered in a variety of shapes and sizes, traditionally
    has straight or slightly curved sides
  • Ideal for wheat-style beers, which are fruity, cloudy
    and have low hop profile

Weissbier

Designed to hold volume and fluffy heads

  • Large, designed to hold volume and fluffy heads while
    capturing the fruity aromas of wheat beer
  • Tall classy glassware with thin walls showcasing the
    bright colour
  • Captures the fruity aromas of wheat beer
  • Ideal for wheat-style beers, which are fruity, cloudy
    and have low hop profile

Flute

Accentuates more delicate fruit notes

  • Elegant look
  • Long, narrow design maintains carbonation and
    showcases sparkle, bubbles, and colour
  • Thin mid-body and base move bouquet upward,
    providing a pleasing aromatic treat for the drinker
  • Accentuates more delicate fruit notes and elegant
    citrusy hop character
  • Ideal for light bodied beers which are crisp, floral
    and fruity

Chalice

Opens up malt and sweetness of full-bodied beer

  • Wide bottom and very high surface area open up
    malt and sweetness of full-bodied beer
  • Angled rim still directs volatiles toward the nose;
    malty, sweet, caramel, brown sugar as well as ripe
    or dried fruit character will be brought forward
  • Designed to maintain a large collar of foam; allows
    deep sips without a face full of foam
  • Ideal for full bodied beers with intense malty flavour,
    full-bodied ales and heavier style lagers

Mug

Designed to hold a large quantity of beer

  • Traditional toasting glass
  • Many shapes and sizes, designed to hold a large
    quantity of beer
  • Thick design insulates better
  • Ideal for light bodied beers with a crisp taste, low to
    medium bitterness, balanced maltiness and moderate
    hop character