The American microbrewer’s standard. A gently sloped 16 oz. glass made for session-type beers. Ambers, English & American pales, and sometimes darker session ales are typically served in these glasses, which are better known for their durability, than for any particularly beneficial properties. It is for that reason that some beer geeks have developed a hatred of the shaker.
Appropriate for these styles:
Amber Ale
Amber Lager/Vienna
American Pale Ale
Baltic Porter
Black IPA
Brown Ale
California Common
Cream Ale
Dry Stout
Fruit Beer/Radler
Golden Ale/Blond Ale
Imperial IPA
Imperial Porter
India Pale Ale (IPA)
Low Alcohol
Malt Liquor
Pale Lager
Session IPA
Specialty Grain
Sweet Stout
Wheat Ale