Riedel Amadeo Decanter Review

March 10, 2016 0 Comments
Riedel Amadeo Decanter

Riedel Amadeo Decanter

The Riedel Amadeo Decanter was developed to celebrate the 250th anniversary of the Riedel Family and it is a truly stunning decanter. It is handmade and has been mouth-blown by artisan glass makers in Europe, to result in a completely functional, yet uniquely beautiful glass sculpture which will grace your table with its beauty – particularly when filled with a fine red wine.

No two of these Amadeo decanters are the same, just as good wines are not the same. Its functionality extends to include excellent aeration which will allow your wine to fully develop its flavor through the decanting process. It will decant one standard-size bottle of wine.

This Riedel decanter will add a special element to any environment it is placed in. Anyone who has an appreciation for fine wine and the decanting process will also appreciate the special qualities that contribute to the unique properties of this one of a kind decanter.

Features of the Riedel Amadeo Decanter

Design

  • Very sturdy – you don’t need to worry about it tipping over
  • Beautiful crystal sculpture
  • Easy to pour
  • Mouth-blown and hand-made by skilled artisans

Shape

  • This decanter features sensuous curves in a U-shape with the pour spout graduating up to a delicate point
  • Space saving design
  • Unique and elegant

Capacity

  • 59-ounce full capacity
  • Perfect for decanting a standard-size bottle of wine

Materials

  • Lead crystal adds clarity and brilliance to glass

These features ensure you receive a decanter that is not only unique, but beautiful and functional as well. In case you were wondering about a handle, one side of the U shape serves this purpose. The narrowest opening of the two, serves as the pouring mechanism.

Just out of interest, it is also named Amadeo, after and in honor of Mozart, whose music the decanter resembles in that it is lively and interesting. The Riedel Amadeo Decanter also makes a beautiful gift for a wine connoisseur who is also able to appreciate an innovative, yet functional modern design.Riedel Amadeo Decanter

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 8 x 4 x 15 inches
  • Weight – 2.8 pounds
  • Item model number: 1756/13
  • Manufacturer: Riedel

Pros

  • Beauty plus function equals perfection – the customer who offered this comment says it all quite simply
  • Excellent aeration
  • Effortless, precise dispensing of wine
  • Beautiful crystal sculpture

Cons

  • A couple of customers received cracked or scratched decanters

User Ratings

Customers that have left reviews for the Riedel Amadeo Decanter have given it an above average rating. Reviews are polarized with some giving high scores and some giving very low. There are customers that gave it a low review because they received a scratched or cracked decanter, but requested replacements. If you would like to see what customers have to say, you can read the reviews here.

Recommendation

The Riedel Amadeo Decanter is a stunning piece of workmanship and an excellent decanter which will provide good aeration to your wine. A majority of the customers have nothing but good things to say about it both in terms of function and beauty. They have no hesitation in recommending it as an excellent purchase, either for yourself or as a special gift to someone who has an appreciation for fine wine.

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