#new This is the season for new lines landing here at Fackelmann for Christmas & summer. The Roma range, by Luigi Bormioli, has a classic shape with the timeless old fashioned cut glass look and we can not wait to see these glasses (did we mention they were new?) being used in restaurants and bars … Continue reading They’re Italian & they’re GORGEOUS
In the lead up to Oktoberfest we thought we'd showcase our range of beer tasters. The Excelsior 155ml and Revival 148ml are the smallest capacity tasters we have with the classic shapes of the Washington and Pilsner at 200ml. If you want to be super fancy try the Birrateque Taster made by Luigi Bormioli - … Continue reading Beer Week Tasters
Ever wondered why there are so many different shaped beer glasses? Check out our Beer Glass Guide on some of the history! Hope it's helpful. Cheers, The Fackelmann Foodies Team x
Let's start easy and if you can answer the last question (without google) we'll give you an honorary doctorate in glassology* 1 Q: What is the Main ingredient in Glass? A - LimeB - Soda AshC - SandD - Cullet 2 Q: What is the 2nd Main ingredient in Glass? A - LimeB - Soda … Continue reading Friday Quiz – how good are you?
#deals We're clearing excess stock on these super cool Cassiopea glasses by Bormioli Rocco at 50%+ OFF list Have we gone mad? Perhaps. Does the boss know? Perhaps. Limited offer so get in quick. 200224NT - Cassiopea tumbler 320ml @$1.00200225NT - Cassiopea tumbler 410ml @$1.50 Happy Monday, The Fackelmann Foodies Team x
#new Grande Sunray from Pasabahce has just landed on our shores - Wihoo! It's always great to have fresh new products hit the market and what we love about Sunray is that it fits the hospitality market so well. The glass is tempered which makes it 4-6 times stronger, able to withstand frequent use and … Continue reading INVERTED OPTIC ??????
#new The iconic Bistro jug has been part of the Bormioli Rocco range since..... forever. A consistent super-star performer. It does always amaze me how our suppliers can, and continue to, innovate on the tried and true - how a simple twist (quite literally in this instance) can create a simple yet stunning new product. … Continue reading An iconic twist – new product in stock
#howto Here's an innovative idea from Bormioli Rocco... White sangria in a jar This sweet and fragrant cocktail is perfect when served in the new cylindrical Quattro Stagioni jars! You need 750 ml – 3 ¼ cups prosecco sparkling Italian wine 50 ml – ¼ cup vodka 1 yellow peach 1 orange 1 pink grapefruit … Continue reading Fresh Ideas
#deals Nothing like a deal to get things on the radar. We have two styles of a whiskey taster glass from Luigi Bormioli that we want to see in the market. Perhaps price has been a hindrance because the glass is stunning... Luigi Bormioli high-tech blown lead free crystal glass ultra clear, totally transparent and … Continue reading Whiskey Wednesday 50% off
#intheknow The everyday glass, which we don't give a second thought to, has a hidden side. Like an iceberg we see a portion. Underneath there is a mass of activity that delivers a glass to your table. Glassmakers have a passion and dedication to excellence & innovation that would rival our country's best viticulturists. When … Continue reading More than meets the eye