list of glassware includes drinking vessels (drinkware) and [1 ] tableware used to set a table for eating a meal, general glass items such as vases, and glasses used in the catering industry, whether made of glass or plastics (such as polystyrene and polycarbonate). It does not include laboratory glassware.
Drinkware [ edit ]
Drinkware, beverageware (colloquially referred to as cups) is a general term for a vessel intended to contain beverages or liquid foods for drinking or consumption. [2 ]
The word cup comes from
Middle English cuppe, from Old English, from Late Latin cuppa, drinking vessel, perhaps variant of Latin cupa, tub, cask. The first known use of the word cup is before the 12th century. [2 ] [4 ]
Tumblers [ edit ]
Tumblers are flat-bottomed drinking glasses.
Collins glass, for a tall mixed drink [5 ] Dizzy Cocktail glass, a glass with a wide, shallow bowl, comparable to a normal Cocktail glass but without the stem
Highball glass, for mixed drinks [6 ] Iced tea glass
Juice glass, for fruit juices and vegetable juices.
Old Fashioned glass, traditionally, for a simple cocktail or liquor " on the rocks". Contemporary American "rocks" glasses may be much larger, and used for a variety of beverages over ice
Shot glass, a small glass for up to four ounces of liquor. The modern shot glass has a thicker base and sides than the older whiskey glass
Table-glass or stakan granyonyi Water glass
Whiskey tumbler, a small, thin-walled glass for a straight shot of liquor
Beer glassware [ edit ]
New Zealand beer glasses [ edit ]
Handle – 425mL New Zealand beer glass
Jug – 750–1000mL served at pubs in New Zealand
Australian beer glasses [ edit ]
Middy – 285mL (10 fl. oz.) Australian beer glass (New South Wales)
Glass – 200mL (7 fl. oz.) Australian beer glass (Queensland & Victoria)
Pot – 285mL (10 fl. oz.) Australian beer glass (Queensland & Victoria).
Schooner – 425mL (15 fl. oz.) Australian beer glass, 285 mL (10 fl. oz.) in South Australia
Stemware [ edit ]
Chalice (goblet), an ornate stem glass, especially one for ceremonial purposes
Champagne coupe, a stem glass with a wide, shallow bowl, for champagne (similar to a cocktail glass)
Champagne flute, a stem glass with a tall, narrow bowl, for champagne
Cocktail glass, a stem glass with a wide, shallow bowl, for cocktails Fountain glass, a tall fluted stem glass common in
soda fountains, family restaurants and 24-hour diner-style restaurants for milkshakes and ice cream sodas
Glencairn whisky glass, a wide bowl with a narrow mouth, similar to a snifter's, but with a shorter, sturdier base, designed for whisky [7 ]
Hurricane glass (Poco Grande glass)
Margarita glass (variant of Champagne coupe) Sherbet, a stem glass for
ice cream or sorbet
Snifter, a liquor glass with a short stem and a wide bowl that narrows at the top, for brandy and liquor
Wine glass, a stem glass
A variety of drinking glasses
Art glass, glassware that is modern art
Glass container, container made from glass
Laboratory glassware, a variety of equipment, traditionally made of glass, used for scientific experiments
Pitcher, a container, usually with a spout for pouring its contents
Punch bowl, a bowl that punch is put in, generally used in parties
Vase, an open container often used to hold flowers
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "Glassware". The Free Dictionary By Farlex . Retrieved . 2012-05-20
^ a b "Cups". The Free Dictionary By Farlex . Retrieved . 2012-05-20
^ McClenehan, Robert L. Some Scottish Quaichs. Illinois, 1955, p. 3.
^ "Cup". Merriam Webster . Retrieved . 2012-05-20
^ Herbst, Sharon; Herbst, Ron (1998). The Ultimate A-to-Z Bar Guide. New York: Broadway Books. p. 8. ISBN 978-0-7679-0197-0.
^ Rathbun, A. J. (2007). Good Spirits: Recipes, Revelations, Refreshments, and Romance, Shaken and Served with a Twist. Boston, Massachusetts: The Harvard Common Press. p. 13. ISBN 978-1-55832-336-0.
^ Martin McGookin @ http://www.Glencairn.co.uk. "THE OFFICIAL Whisky Glass - The only way to drink Whisky/Whiskey!". Whiskyglass.com . Retrieved . 2014-05-20
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