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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #15 on: January 31, 2012, 01:27:19 pm »
I like my 20 oz, 2011 Cambridge England Beer Fest pint glass but if it came to it, I would drink out of anything that did not have a hole in it.
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #16 on: January 31, 2012, 06:12:44 pm »
I broke my favorite mug.  It was a large heavy U shaped clear glass mug with a big handle, and it held pretty close to 22 ounces.  Traveled with it unprotected and she shattered.  Darn it.  It was unique.  Had an etched message from my 4-year old son about "daddy" and everything.  :(

It's usually the standard shaker pint glass for me these days.  Sometimes better is the big 22-ounce weizen glass.  That is a very nice one.  I like the Sam Adams glasses as well, but they don't seem as sturdy as the good old shaker pints, and seem to only hold ~12 ounces plus foam.
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #17 on: January 31, 2012, 07:21:43 pm »
Who needs a glass when you have picnic taps?

I have too many glasses to have a favorite.  Whatever is full.
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #18 on: January 31, 2012, 08:37:23 pm »
I use 20-oz mugs (have six) for my half-liter bottled brews and the Sam Adams glasses (have two) for the 12-oz'ers.
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #19 on: February 01, 2012, 10:49:43 am »
I like my Nonic Pints , Dimpled mugs and my 20oz Thistles ....
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #20 on: February 05, 2012, 07:08:36 am »






Does anyone have a good source for a stange glass?  I have glasses appropriate for most all other styles, but nothing beats a good kolsch served in the proper glass.
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #21 on: February 05, 2012, 08:56:53 am »

http://www.truebeer.com/Stange-Beer-Glass-Set_p_577.html

This is where my wife and I got our tulip glasses and we were really happy with them, and prompt delivery as well. They were the best prices on tulips we could find, but I don't know about stanges.

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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #22 on: February 05, 2012, 09:18:51 am »
Red solo cup, styrofoam, Mason jar, etc...

 I am kind of partial to the opaque ones. No worries about SRM, cloudiness and such.
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #23 on: February 05, 2012, 11:09:52 am »

Does anyone have a good source for a stange glass?  I have glasses appropriate for most all other styles, but nothing beats a good kolsch served in the proper glass.

I bought my stange glasses from here:
http://www.leevalley.com/us/gifts/page.aspx?c=&p=45168&cat=4,104,53217

They are somewhat delicate, but you can't beat the price.

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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #24 on: February 05, 2012, 11:46:50 am »

Does anyone have a good source for a stange glass?  I have glasses appropriate for most all other styles, but nothing beats a good kolsch served in the proper glass.

I bought my stange glasses from here:
http://www.leevalley.com/us/gifts/page.aspx?c=&p=45168&cat=4,104,53217

They are somewhat delicate, but you can't beat the price.

This is where I got my dozen for about $16 delivered. Only managed to break a couple so far... ;)
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #25 on: February 05, 2012, 01:36:35 pm »
No questions asked I LOVE my Spiegelau beer glasses.  The one that does most of the heavy lifting in my house is the 0.4L Stemmed Pilsner which is more like a tulip.



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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #26 on: February 05, 2012, 03:59:00 pm »
My favorite was a half liter Hacker-Pschorr glass that I had "acquired" in Munich.

My sister in law broke it and I'm still upset about it...that was 10 years ago LOL!!
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #27 on: February 05, 2012, 08:57:21 pm »
My favorite was a half liter Hacker-Pschorr glass that I had "acquired" in Munich.

My sister in law broke it and I'm still upset about it...that was 10 years ago LOL!!
Most likely it was Willy Becher style of glass.
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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #28 on: February 05, 2012, 09:12:47 pm »

These ones. Got a bunch at Wal-Mart and they seem to work just fine.
I'm afraid to tell you that due to lack of space, I keep them in the freezer too.

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Re: Your favorite glass
« Reply #29 on: February 08, 2012, 05:02:27 pm »
While my favorite style of glass for most beers is a Becker-style Imperial Pint, I quite like drinking a big strong beer or a Belgian ale out of my vintage Westmalle glass (pictured with one of my first all-grain beers).