The Glassware Every 20-Something Needs
Have you noticed how creative cocktail containers have become lately? Lately I've seen drink orders arrive in tiki mugs, teapots, copper pineapples, Mason jars and one time, a ceramic sumo wrestler. Blame the "Instagram factor" but glassware has gotten pretty crazy. Which is all well and good in a cocktail bar, but at home, it's best to stick to the classics.
It's a fact of life that glasses will break, whether by you, the dishwasher or an over-excited guest. To avoid a cupboard full of mis-matched and one-off glasses, stick to timeless styles that work for the beverages you like to serve. And yes, glasses are designed to make the most of the beverage they're intended to hold, but you can actually get away with just five types.