For wines full of character and high in tannins. Accentuates potency, concentration, extract and tannins. Ideal for: Bordeaux, Pinot Noir, Rioja, Brunello, Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah, Shiraz, Chardonnay, Tempranillo, Zinfandel and Sangiovese.
Jancis Robinson "Zalto glasses, originally made by a family with roots in Venice, are hand-blown, do not contain lead oxide so do not get cloudy, and combine an angular bowl shape with the thinnest glass I have yet come across. Like experiencing the joys of a foil cutter, there is no going back. Any other glass just seems a bit clod hopping. Zaltos feel so delicate..."