6 Whisky Glasses That Won't Break

From wood to copper, whisky glasses are available in a variety of materials.

6 Whisky Glasses That Won't Break

October 12, 2017 –––––– Jeffery Lindenmuth, , , ,

When it comes to active summertime pursuits, your favorite whisky glass has one fatal flaw—it's glass. After all, nothing brings an outdoor party to a literal standstill faster than the sound of a smashing glass. These durable whisky vessels are perfectly suited to summer fun. So pour yourself a favorite whisky, maybe topped off with ice and soda, and kick off those shoes with confidence, knowing that your crystal whisky glasses are at home in the cupboard, enjoying a well-deserved vacation of their own.

An Unbreakable Vessel For Every Summer Setting

If you're at a garden party:Copper Tumbler, $16
Pretty as a new penny, this hand-hammered cup is elegant and durable. Filled with shaved ice for a Julep or some pleasantly clinking cubes, it's the coolest cup you'll touch this summer.

If you're on a fishing boat:Yeti Rambler 10 oz Lowball, $20
Crafted in 18/8 stainless steel, this double-walled tumbler delivers all day long, from coffee to whisky, offering superb insulation and a no-spill lid that won't waste a drop, even on rough seas.

If you're attending a summer wedding:Sir Jack's Sterling Silver Tumbler, $795
A contemporary design crafted with traditional silversmithing techniques, this cup features a contrasting gilt lining. Worthy of raising a fine whisky on the wedding day and every day after.

If you're going camping:David Rasmussen Design Wood Cocktail Glass, $61
Combining striking design with outdoor functionality, perfect to hoist your Manhatan while glamping—glamorous camping. The FDA-approved finish is easily maintained with a coat of mineral oil.

If you're at a bonfire:Ankole Horn Whisky Tumbler Set-Light, 2 for $75
Queue the cowboy campfire songs while sipping whisky from these real cow-horn tumblers. Lightweight and stackable for easy packing, they come in light or dark hues, and no two are exactly alike.

If you're having a picnic:David Rasmussen Design Smooth Tumbler, $39.50
The smooth American walnut wrap of this ceramic tumbler helps keep drinks cool, while its low stance and heft offer superior stability on uneven ground and resistance to wayward frisbees.