The Latest Cocktail Trend: The Perfect Glass for Your Drink

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It seems like every few months there’s a new trend in cocktails, and according to the online magazine PUNCH, the latest is cocktail glasses.

Everything — from vintage coupes to tiki glasses to the beautiful copper mugs for Moscow Mules — is fair game these days.

PUNCH makes the point that most glasses were designed the way they were for a specific reason. Collins glasses are designed to hold lots of ice, coupes to prevent you from having to hold a cold glass, and ceramic Tiki glasses to camouflage drinks that were often dark and muddy by virtue of their ingredients.

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