“Che brutto!” Lucia Gaja, co-proprietor of Gaja Wines, exclaimed when she saw Riedel’s new Wine Wings glass. “How ugly!” The Austrian glassmaker’s newest line, created by co-owner Georg Riedel, certainly provokes strong opinions. But for Georg, the taste of the wine comes first, and this striking glass provides a perfect loudspeaker for the wine poured into it. Learn more about how it was developed!
From the Jul 31, 2021, issue