Stormtrooper Star Wars Decanter
The Stormtrooper Star War Decanter is a high-quality whiskey or brandy decanter made out of super flint glass. It’s made by “Thumbs Up”, an award-winning product development company with innovation running through its DNA. Thumbs Up brings fun, quality and value to the home and lifestyle marketplace.
The Design of the Stormtrooper Decanter is based on the original helmet molds produced for the first Star Wars movie in 1976. The decanter is heavy (0,9kg) and feels sturdy with great attention to details. Also, Thumbs Up created a Stormtrooper Glass which can be used as a tumbler and definitely is a marvellous fit.
The Menu Wine Breather Decanter works as a normal decanter but features an integrated lid which allows you to connect the wine bottle with the decanter so it oxygenates.
When the bottle is connected to the top of the carafe, the wine gets in contact with the walls of the decanter in a way that it’s allowed to oxygenate at its maximum. You can repeat this process conversely so that the wine is poured back into the bottle in order to double-aerate your wine and serve it from its original container.
The shape of the Menu Wine Breather Decanter features a long neck and a wide base making it fairly easy to handle.
Also, thanks to its wideness this wine carafe provides a broad surface for the wine to breath once it is inside of the decanter.
This product is designed to speed up the process of decanting without resting value and taste to the wine. As it doesn’t have a filter, it might be useful the use the candle method the first time the wine is poured, in order to not get the sediment inside the carafe.
The Menu Wine Breather Decanter is made out of a resistant lead free glass which would not crack or break easily. However, the decanter is ought to be handled with care.
This Whiskey Decanter is not dishwasher safe. Therefore, you can only hand-wash it, which can turn out as an obstacle due to the narrow opening. As whiskey decanters and carafes are often used for long-time displaying, it is common to find some stains and left-in flavours remaining inside when emptied. To continue using your decanter and get the maximum potential out of it you should rinse it with hot water and dry it properly before refilling. If the stains are still remaining you should try cleaning it with decanter cleaning beads.
Depending on the shape of the decanter, cleaning it can result more or less difficult. If you find yourself having trouble cleaning the whiskey decanter, we recommend to use the right tools. Such as brushes and cleaning beads. Read more about “how to clean your carafes and decanters” if you want to know what to do and what not to do when cleaning your decanter.
First of all, use hot water (not boiling): even when the tool is not cleaned right after its use. Pouring hot water into it and leaving overnight will help the stains and deposits to soften.
We recommend you to use restaurant crystal cleaner as a soap. It is an ultra concentrated soap, made from natural ingredients, derived from plants and salt. Contains no solvents, no harsh chemicals and it’s completely biodegradable.
We recommend you to use the cleaner with the right brushes, this will give you the best result. They need to be flexible for those hard to reach places, easy to use and to clean.
If the stain is too adhered to the glass you should use decanter cleaning balls. Pop them in you wine decanter with some water and restaurant crystal cleaner and swirl them around.
We recommend you to dry it using a decanter stand. They need to be very stable and have a protection at the top so the fine glass is not scratched.
Finally, once you have used the stand and it seems like there is still water or condensed water, use the Eich Glas Wine Decanter Dryer. Press the microfiber-cloth into the decanter and twist the drying wand quickly between the palm of your hands until the decanter is clean and dry.
This liquor decanter is a practical and beautiful looking item fulfilling all the expectancies. It is fairly easy to use and looks great when filled with darker spirits, like whiskey or brandy.
This stylish, high quality decanter is the perfect gift for any Stormtrooper enthusiasts. May the force be with you..!