Labels, seals and boxes are all accustomed to change in the wine industry. But choice of glass bottles has seen less design innovation. Camellia Aebischer reports on a few examples where something different has been chosen.
(Left to right: Shiny Wines, Sami Odi & Brave New Wine)
The importance of having a unique brand sees many trends come and go. Some are welcome, like a tidy wax seal, but some others just won’t seem to disappear, like glitter-covered bottles of sparkling.
The wines vessel often remains the same. Glass; clear, or tinged with green. In fact, wine bottle styles have barely changed across the past hundred years. But some makers are thinking outside (or inside) the box and exploring new shapes for a point of difference. Continue reading