10 Easy Pieces: Everyday Wine Glasses
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When it comes to the evening tipple, no need for a crystal goblet (especially if the vintage on offer is a go-to everyday table wine). A simple, sturdy, chuck-in-the-dishwasher, double-as-water-glass vessel does the trick. Here's a roundup of our favorites: Above: Francesca's choice for everyday is the Alessi Wine Goblet , designed by Jasper Morrison, which easily fits in the dishwasher; $9 each at Unica Home. Above: Made in France (and virtually indestructible), the Gigogne Glass by Duralex is available in two sizes (7.5 or 5.75 ounces); $25 for a set of six at Brook Farm General Store. Above: Julie and Sarah favor the stackable Spanish Wine Glasses ; $6 each, 2.25 inches tall, from Spartan in Austin, Texas. Above: Made by La Rochere, a French company that dates back to 1475, the Perigord Tumbler is $43.95 for a set of four. Above: For more casual settings, Alexa likes the Alessi Glass Family White Wine Glass by Jasper Morrison; $36 for a set of 4 at Unica Home. Above: Handblown Organic Wine Glasses ; $43.95 for a set of 4 at Williams-Sonoma. Above: Libbey Stemless Red Wine Glasses are $12.99 for a set of four at Libbey. Above: The classic French bistro wine glass from Picardie ; a set of six is $25.00 at Design Within Reach. Above: At casual dinners, Christine serves wine in Iittala's 7-ounce Kartio Tumbler . The stackable, durable, and dishwasher-safe multi-purpose drinking glasses are $10 each at Hive Modern. Above: The Soto Straight Stem Wine Glass holds 12 ounces and is $14 each from Canvas. Shopping for the oenophile in your life? See all 29 Bar & Wine Accessories in our Shop section. N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on October 5, 2011.