Ravenscroft sommelier Decanters are produced from ancient mineral deposits free of impurities. Using such pure raw materials eliminates the need to add lead content in order to produce brilliant crystal. This is particularly important following the recent discovery that long-term storage in leaded decanters can result in lead leaching into the contents.
Height 10 "" Width 3 1/2 "" Total Volume Filled Completely to Top: 15oz
Shown filled with one half of a single 750 ml bottle of wine (375ml). This decanter is used to preserve wine without chemicals or gases. You simply fill it to the brim and displace the remaining air with the tapered stopper.
""Pure, Clean Crystal"" Over the past four decades, the world of wine has experienced a renaissance in the development of wine and spirits glass design. Most recently, it was discovered that lead in glasses and decanters presents an unacceptable exposure to hazardous toxins. Long-term storage in leaded decanters can result in lead leaching into the contents.
? 100% Lead Free
? Hand Blown
? Varietal Specific
? Dish Washer Safe