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Catavino

Spanish name for the typical sherry glass with a tapering, tulip-shaped goblet to focus the aromas on the nose. By the way, that's the name of a small tulip that grows in the sherry land. It is (because of higher alcohol content of a Sherry ) with a volume of only 80 to 140 ml significantly smaller than a normal wine glass and is also only half filled.

Drinking glasses: port, sherry, grappa, red wine

It is very similar to one Port Wine Glass but is slimmer and higher. In Spain, the sherry glass in the cellar is traditionally made artificially with the barrel Venencia (Scoop cup) filled in a high arc. The special glass for the Sherryart Manzanilla is called Caña, See also below wine glasses. wine vessels and Weingenuss,

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