Riedel – The Wine Glass Company

RiedelRiedel Crystal (established in 1756) has been producing glass in the heart of Europe for over 250 years and for 11th generations. Family owned and operated by Georg J Riedel (10th generation) and Maximilian J Riedel (11th generation).   Riedel is recognised worldwide for designing and producing the highest quality glasses and decanters for the enjoyment of fine wines and spirits. Top restaurants and wineries throughout the world use Riedel.

Riedel produces collections for every lifestyle and budget, whether it be for critical wine evaluation, a picnic or dinner there is a series for every wine lover.

Riedel produce perfectly designed glassware that enhances the aroma and flavour of all aromatic beverages. In the late 1950’s Claus J Riedel was the first person in history to introduce and develop wine friendly stemware. Wine friendly stemware translates and deliveries the bouquet, taste, balance and finish of a wine to the senses. Based on his principal, Riedel introduced the concept of grape specific stemware.

Why the ICCWS for Riedel

Riedel have been closely associated and played an integral role in the wine trade for many years.  This symposium offers us the chance to continue that relationship and for us to play our role in helping others to share ideas, thoughts and opportunities.  We believe that an event like this is important in the global market that wine in all its aspects has become and as a global company we feel that it offers a great opportunity to participate and support with the key players within the industry.