The largest wine encyclopedia in the world

23.021 Keywords • 48.219 Synonyms • 5.303 Translations • 28.327 Pronunciations • 154.138 Cross-references

0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Saxony club

Bottle shape for Saxon wine, which was created in 1931 to improve the attractiveness and identity recognition of Elbe Valley wine in the state vineyard Hoflößnitz was developed. The club-shaped, then green-colored bottle is very similar to a cone. Due to the shape bulbous, not cylindrical shape) but there were disadvantages. Due to the small contact surface, it is susceptible to breakage during transport, and it also has less stability. In the 1980s, a renewed attempt was made to resemble this form similar to the Franconian one bocksbeutel in Saxony in now brown color as standard to establish. It was finally brought back to market in 1988 for the 50th anniversary of the Saxon Winzergenossenschaft Meißen. The at Tokaj used form is called mace bottle designated. See also below bottles and wine vessels,

Sachsenkeule (bottle type)

World's largest wine knowledge database, made with by our author Norbert Tischelmayer.

About the Glossary

Calendar EVENTS NEAR YOU To Online-Events

Privacy Notice: ×

Cookies facilitate the provision of our services. By using our services, you agree that we use cookies.