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Here's a great short video that gives and "insider's" look to all the quality and attention to detail that goes into the art of making our beautiful glassware.
Earlier this year, we celebrated our 130th year of making top-quality, best-in-class glassware. And, today the Stolzle brand is used by restaurants and hotels around the world and by wine lovers everywhere.
Our sister company group - Stoelzle Glass Group - is proud to inform about the furnace rebuild at its French production site in Masniéres.
“Even in currently difficult times, it is our priority to keep on investing in all our sites. In France, the new, extended furnace will enable us to maintain our position as a center of excellence for the manufacturing of high-end flacons and jars for the international perfumery and cosmetics industries”, explains Etienne Gruyez, Président Directeur Général of Stoelzle Masnières Parfumerie.
Stoelzle Masnières Parfumerie, which is located in Masniéres, North of France, will take the opportunity not to simply rebuild its flint furnace, but will significantly increase its capacity. As a consequence to this extension, an additional 5th production line will be installed in order to even better fulfill customer demands for high-end perfumery and cosmetics items.
The total investment amounts almost to 20 million €. Construction works will start still in 2020, so that the furnace will be ready for production in January 2021.
Congratulations and best wishes for continued success to Stoelzle Masnières Parfumerie!
By now you know how much we love our customers and when we saw this simple, no-brainer video on how to properly open a bottle of wine from our good friend and longtime customer George Miliotes, we knew that we had to post it here. After all, we want all our customers and friends to open their wines simply and efficiently - and without all the gimmicks and silly devices.
George will show you in this quick, 2-minute video how to open your wines like a pro, after all George is a Master Sommelier and has his own, award-winning restaurant Wine Bar George in Disney Springs, Florida, right near the theme parks in the Orlando area. And - George has been using Stolzle glassware for nearly 20 years and we're honored to be the glassware of choice at Florida's favorite wine-centric restaurant.
Every whiskey wants a great review - from wherever it comes from.
And whether those tasting find your favorite whiskey or bourbon to be top shelf or not, you'll know you gave it your best shot when you serve it in America's favorite whiskey glass - the Glencairn Glass.
Not so long ago, Forbes published an article on what exactly defines a “luxury” wine. The article went into attributes such pricing, quality and heritage. They even mentioned that the farming practices involved in the growing of the grapes could play a role in determining whether a wine is “luxury” or not. The article goes on to say "Luxury defies precise definition since it changes with time."
One thing that does not defy description and that we are absolutely certain of, however, is that for wines that you consider to be luxury, our new STARlight Collection is the perfect choice. With STARlight you can maximize your enjoyment and appreciation of your own luxury wine no matter the price, the heritage - or how the grapes are grown.
With our STARlight, a special feature of this new series is the thickness - specifically the fineness of the glass. For example, the stem has a diameter that is about ten percent smaller than that of conventional machine-made glasses. And the goblet also has a noticeably thinner wall thickness compared to other glasses from machine production. In this way the STARlight series combines lightness with extraordinary elegance. They are perfect for high-end gastronomy, 5-star hotels and – of course – luxury wines.
New STARlight exudes elegance and exclusivity with a high degree of functionality. They also include the usual features of Stölzle glasses being dishwasher safe with a high breakage resistance making them ideal for both professional and home dining.
So, no matter what you consider to be your luxury wine, you can always be assured a luxury wine experience with our new STARlight Collection wine glasses.
Link to Forbes article: https://www.forbes.com/sites/lmowery/2019/10/22/what-is-luxury-wine/#3c3064b53bc3
Our parent company, Stölzle Lausitz GmbH has maintained its independence, even within the larger group parent company Group Stölzle-Oberglas AG. For more than 130 years, we have been developing new products and processes independently in Weißwasser, Germany, 90 minutes of so east of Berlin.
Today, Stölzle is one of the biggest producers of stemware in Germany. True wine connoisseurs appreciate the Stölzle Lausitz glasses as the ideal combination of shape and quality for the enjoyment of good wine. This success is a direct result of our talented employees who take such pride in the products that they produce.
To learn more about the history of our company and today’s Group Stölzle-Oberglas AG, be sure to visit our company website: https://www.stoelzle-lausitz.com/en
At Stolzle, we love our customers and it shows. Of course, its easy to love them when they’re like Draeger’s Market in San Mateo, California!
“I love the both the concept and the people at Draeger’s,” says Mark Roland, VP Sales for Retail & Consumer. “When you walk in, you know immediately it’s a special type of store. Gourmet foods, high-quality home goods and even upscale casual clothing. All targeted at their knowledgeable and sophisticated customer base”
In operation for over 90 years, Draeger's remains family-owned and operated to this day. As the fourth generation begins to take the reins, the company remains committed to providing its Bay Area customers with a food experience unlike any other. Founded by Gustave Draeger in 1925 as "Draeger's Delicatessen" in San Francisco, Draeger's has transformed through the years to become not just a supermarket, but a "marketplace" where customers can find the highest quality specialty and gourmet items, produce, meat, wine, liquor, prepared bakery and deli foods, flowers, housewares – and, of course – great Stolzle glassware.
Next time your in the bay area, be sure to check out one of the four Draeger’s Market locations in San Mateo, Los Altos, Menlo Park and Blackhawk. And, while you’re there, be sure to check out the great lineup of Stolzle glassware!
Think it's too warm to drink your favorite whisky right now? All your friends remind you that Scotch Whisky is for the colder months? Well, it's true there are few things better than a great Scotch Whisky on a cold winter's evening. But, like most things in life, there are few absolutes.
Summer sipping of your favorite Scotch can definitely be a treat. Sort of like meeting up with an old friend - a friend that you've been possibly missing a bit. Here are 7 "old friends" for you to catch up a bit with:
Now, just remember to serve your old friends well - with the greatest whisky glass, the Glencairn Glass. And when you do, remember to say Happy Birthday!