A wine glass is a type of glass stemware that is used to drink and taste wine. It is generally composed of three parts: the bowl, stem, and foot. Selection of a particular wine glass for a wine style is important, as the glass shape can influence its perception.
Other articles related to "wine glass, glass, wine":
... Vermeer was about 27 when he painted The Glass of Wine, and according to the critic Walter Liedtke, "No analysis of artistic conventions can suggest the sheer beauty and ... the portrayal of a woman drinking from a glass are taken directly from De Hooch's A Dutch Courtyard ... picture frame hanging on the back wall, and the coat of arms in the stained window glass all suggest a wealthier setting ...
Famous quotes containing the words glass and/or wine:
“I must sojourn once to the ballot-box before I die. I hear the ballot-box is a beautiful glass globe, so you can see all the votes as they go in. Now, the first time I vote Ill see if the womans vote looks any different from the restif it makes any stir or commotion. If it dont inside, it need not outside.”
—Sojourner Truth (c. 17971883)
“It is widely held that too much wine will dull a mans desire. Indeed it willin a dull man.”
—John Osborne (19291994)