Glassware made for IPAs

Saw this in the Weekly Pint.

Top brewers unveil an all-new custom glass made just for IPA

dogfishipaglassWhile red plastic solo cups or the occasional Mason jar will do in a pinch, the complexity and quality of craft beer cries out for better vessels.

You wouldn’t serve a beautiful wine in a crummy old cup, so why would you do the same with a lovingly-crafted beer?

It’s not just pretense: glassware has a profound effect on flavor and how we perceive it, especially in the aroma.

Pro-tip: keep it spot-clean (and no freezer, please. It’s a foam killer).  Read More…