What Is the Regular Value for Glass Wine Decanters?


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Wine decanters vary widely in value, but common glass versions average between $30 and $50 as of 2015. Many wine decanters appear to be made of glass but are actually made of crystal, which is more expensive and considered more desirable by wine enthusiasts.

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What Is the Regular Value for Glass Wine Decanters?
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Glass wine decanters are available at retail stores such as Target, IKEA and Sur Le Table. Some unique versions can be purchased through eBay and Amazon.com or from beverage dealers such as Spec's or Sigel's.

Aside from their elegant appearances, wine decanters are used by wine drinkers to aerate wines and to remove sediment from older vintages. These purposes favor a large decanter with a wide bowl at the base to expose more of the wine to more oxygen and a thin neck that allows the wine to flow out of the decanter and leave sediment inside.

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