Eisch Glas Chateau Wine Decanter
The Eisch Glas Chateau Wine Decanter has a wide bottom and a long straight neck, which makes it perfect for aeration purposes.
The decanter also features a slanted top specifically made to prevent spilling and dripping when the wine is being poured. It gives the decanter this elegant pouring that is so important in wine decanting.
This red wine decanter is lead-free crystal, hand blown and designed to hold a standard 750ml bottle of wine at the widest point of the decanter.
The Eisch Glas Chateau Wine Decanter has a design that provides extra oxygenation to the wine.
The first aeration process starts when the wine is poured out of the bottle into the decanter. The wine is ought to stay in the decanter for the recommended time (Read more about this topic) and it's when the second aeration process starts. When the wine is poured out of the decanter is when the third aeration process happens; in this case, thanks to the angled top the wine is poured very easily.
Thanks to the wide bottom of the decanter, the Eisch Glas Chateau Wine Decanter oxygenates the wine to the perfect point while decanting. 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 wine 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.
To continue using your decanter and get the maximum potential out of it you should keep it clean and dry. As wine decanters and carafes are used to separate the sediments and residues from the actual drinkable wine, it is very common to find stains and dry sediment at the bottom.
Depending on the shape of the decanter cleaning it can result more or less difficult. With Eisch Glas Chateau Wine Decanter it will be quite easy, yet we recommend you to use the right tools. Such as brushes and cleaning beans. 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.
Based on amazon customer reviews (4.5 out of.. 5 stars) we conclude that this red wine decanter is considered to have a very good quality while being an elegant choice. It is very easy to use and to clean It is a great choice of decanter as it also gives great aeration to the wine.
Although a few customers seemed to be not completely happy with the packaging of the product, it mostly receives a great deal of compliments from it's buyers.