Unserious Sommelier

Humor-focused wine accessories are disrupting a typically upscale industry

Implications - Catering to a more diverse target demographic, younger consumers are turning to purposely oddly designed products to add some humor into the enjoyment of wine. Reflecting the fact that younger consumers see drinking as a strongly social activity, these designs place an emphasis on and facilitate a shared experience.
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Infinite Wine Glasses - The Wine Bottle Glass Puts an Entire Bottle into a Single Cup
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Warm 25,602 Clicks Pub: May 3, 13
Infinite Wine Glasses
The Wine Bottle Glass Puts an Entire Bottle into a Single Cup
Completely outrageous, the Wine Bottle Glass is able to offer the holder a glass that’s 750ml in size; that’s an entire bottle in just a single glass. The shape of the Wine Bottle Glass... [More]
Mad Libs-Like Wine - Natasha Shubaly’s Wine Kit Combines Wine and Mad Libs
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Warm 8,421 Clicks Pub: Jul 9, 13
Mad Libs-Like Wine
Natasha Shubaly’s Wine Kit Combines Wine and Mad Libs
This wine kit by Natasha Shubaly is an amusing way to make you feel better. The packaging is a hybrid between boxed wine and Mad Libs, which makes for a winning combination. The interactive boxes... [More]
Hand-Fitted Wine Glasses - This Wine Glass Design is Perfect for Late Night Wine Drinking
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Average 13,851 Clicks Pub: Jun 17, 13
Hand-Fitted Wine Glasses
This Wine Glass Design is Perfect for Late Night Wine Drinking
The ‘Meld Wine’ glass design is perfect for people who lose their coordination after a few drinks of wine. The wine glass design of the Meld Wine allows for an easy means of gripping... [More]
Pillow-Propped Tumblers - The Stemless Staella Crystal Glass is Stabilized by a Cushion
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Mild 6,066 Clicks Pub: Apr 9, 13
Pillow-Propped Tumblers
The Stemless Staella Crystal Glass is Stabilized by a Cushion
It is generally accepted that drinking vessels need flat bases so that they can stand steady on level surfaces. Quite unexpectedly, the Staella Crystal Glass has a lovely bulbous bottom that would... [More]
Cartoonist-Drawn Glass Markers - These Suction Cup Figurines Stick onto Cups to Track Your Drinking
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Untested 2,284 Clicks Pub: Jul 26, 13
Cartoonist-Drawn Glass Markers
These Suction Cup Figurines Stick onto Cups to Track Your Drinking
These cute little suction cup figurines by Norwegian company Unikia mark your cup. These charms will come in handy when you’re at a party and want to distinctly label which glass is yours. They... [More]
Tasty Trekkie Wines - These Designer Star Trek Wines Let Trekkies Drink Long and Prosper
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Mild 880 Clicks Pub: Jun 8, 13
Tasty Trekkie Wines
These Designer Star Trek Wines Let Trekkies Drink Long and Prosper
The new Star Trek wines from Viansa Winery in Sonoma, California are the perfect addition to any Star Trek viewing party or even a father’s day gift for the Star Trek-loving Dad. Each wine... [More]
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