It seems like it's every week that Aldi wins an award for its alcohol. The, the , the —the bottles have all been given proverbial gold stars by the world's most knowledgable drinkers. But since there's no contest for World's Best Wine Glass, allow us to effuse about the ingenious ones we just found at—you know the answer—Aldi!
These Crofton Floating wine glasses are really just sticks in the sand—which is a decidedly better thing to be than a stick in the mud. Instead of the round, flat bottom most wine glasses have, these end in a dull point that can be plunged into most beach grounds with enough wiggling. Bonus: They'll float when you put them in water, too.
come in turquoise, white, and clear shades, and the stems of each feature round bulbs that sort of act as stabilizers once they're flush with the sand. The bowls have 13.5 ounce capacities—that's about half a bottle—so you can focus more on your book than pouring refills.
The best news—saved for last, of course—they're . In other words: You can get a set for your crew and still spend less than you would on Aldi's super cheap wine.
I think we're done here.
Delish Cookbook, $30; barnesandnoble.com