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The beauty of engraved crystal wine glasses

Sommeliers the world over generally agree that the only way to enjoy fine wines is to drink from crystal wine glasses. According to experts the ultimate wine tasting experience is enhanced with crystal as opposed to glass, but choosing engraved crystal wine glasses over simple glass can depend on a number of factors. The benefits of glass Firstly, let’s look at glass. The main benefit is price, glass is much cheaper to manufacture than crystal making it an attractive option for...

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Engraved brandy glasses are raising funds for charity

Three specially produced bottles of cognac and matching engraved brandy glasses have raised over $558,000 for The Film Foundation, a non-profit organisation which funds the restoration and preservation of classic films. The three bottles of Louis XIII cognac, known as L’Odyssee d’un Roi, are the only ones of their kind, making them very rare. Specially created by Baptiste Loiseau, cellar master with Louis XIII, the spirit is in commemoration of the first global shipment in the late 1870s by...

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New Helen Cooper Glass Engraving Website Launched!

We’re delighted to announce the launch of the new Helen Cooper Glass Engraving website. This launch is the result of weeks of hard work from both the Helen Cooper Glass Engraving team and our website design partners, FirstFound. Our new site will make it easier for you to take advantage of our great products and services, and will provide you with a vastly improved user experience. We don’t expect any teething difficulties with the new website, but we would ask our visitors...

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