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The Best Funny Beer Glasses

Last updated on June 6, 2024
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Key Takeaway
 Best for Birthdays

Humor Us Home Goods Birth Year Graphic Pint Glass

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Humor Us Home Goods

Birth Year Graphic Pint Glass

Made of real glass, this option comes in seven styles with selected birth years for people turning 21 to 70 years old. It holds 16 ounces and is fine to clean in the dishwasher. You get a handy gift box for presenting it.

Overall Take

Several Custom StylesIf you're shopping for someone's birthday, this age-related glass is a creative option worth considering.

  The Best Value

The Plympton Co. His & Hers Funny Beer & Wine Glasses, 2-Pack

The Plympton Co.

His & Hers Funny Beer & Wine Glasses, 2-Pack

Couples love this beer pint glass and stemless wine glass set that reads, "Mr. Right" on a beer glass and "Mrs. Always Right" on a wine glass. They have a corresponding hat, mustache and red lipstick mark on each.

Overall Take

The Perfect PairThis beer glass makes a fantastic and affordable engagement, shower, wedding or anniversary gift.

 Strong Contender

DU VINO Dishwasher Safe To Dad Funny Beer Glass

DU VINO

Dishwasher Safe To Dad Funny Beer Glass

Made in the U.S.A. and dishwasher-safe, this cool beer pint glass reads, "To Dad from the reasons you drink," in bold, all-cap black letters. It will fit perfectly in your dad's hand after work.

Overall Take

Make Pop LaughYour dad will think of you every time he takes a sip of his favorite brew!

 Top Pick

Pub ‘N’ Co Laser Etched Hop Leaf Nucleation Funny Beer Glass

Pub 'N' Co

Laser Etched Hop Leaf Nucleation Funny Beer Glass

This perfectly shaped and sized beer glass says "Be Hoppy" and has a laser-etched base that creates more than 100 nucleation points. Crafted by beer scientists, this cheeky glass will make your drinks smell better and taste more intense and flavorful.

Overall Take

For Those IPA LoversYou'll notice the difference whenever you use this funny, flavor-enhancing glassware.

Buying Guide

Craft beers are bigger than ever, and breweries have been popping up everywhere these past few years. While it’s great to hang out and sample new beers at breweries and restaurants, it’s now just as easy to try them out at home. Stores that sell alcohol have massively expanded their beer aisles, with extensive selections of individual cans and bottles, four-, six-, 12-packs and cases.

Like wine, beer tastes better when you serve it in the right glass. When you drink it right from a can or bottle, the experience is not quite the same and there’s a scientific reason for that. Most of the flavor you get from beer is detected through your nose, and only glasses allow for that. The right kinds also let you admire the appearance of the beer.

Beer glasses lend themselves to personalization, making great gifts; the more personalized they are, the better. If they make the person laugh, you get extra points! These beer glasses are also usually not very expensive. You can find ones for specific kinds of beer lovers, ones sold in sets for couples, ones designed for animal lovers and ones that cover plenty more niches.

It helps to understand the different kinds of beer glasses before shopping for one. Traditional American pint glasses hold 16 ounces, with a wider mouth and narrower base. These are general-purpose glasses, suitable for most beers, sodas, juices and water. Imperial pint glasses hold 20 ounces and resemble the American pint but with a lip below the mouth. Use these for British ales, lagers and different stouts for the best results.

A pilsner glass is tall and slim with a flat base and a wider mouth and holds about 12 to 14 ounces. IPA beer glasses usually have narrow stems to hold and tall, slender bowls. You can also find beer glasses shaped like goblets for stronger beers or thistle beer glasses for Scotch ales and wheat beers.

Of course, traditionalists also hold places in their heart for old-fashioned beer mugs. Consider how impressed your beer-nut guests will be if you serve their favorite drink in the appropriate glass!

No matter what you do, it’s always important to drink responsibly. Ask for a ride if you need one, and if you see a friend who shouldn’t be behind the wheel, call them a cab or use a ride-sharing app.

What to Look For

  • The correct way to pour beer is to do it slowly and steadily, directed at the bottom of your glass.
  • Don’t worry about excess foam; the liquid will drain out, and the foam will become stable.
  • Beer glasses should always be squeaky clean before using and you can chill them in the freezer ahead of time if you like.
  • You can wash some, but not all, personalized beer glasses in a dishwasher. If you’re not careful enough, the lettering and graphics can fade over time. Wash them by hand with a bottle brush for the most longevity.
  • For a great all-in-one gift idea, buy a funny beer glass and a six-pack to go along with it!

More to Explore

Though most beers worldwide contain from 4% to 6% alcohol by volume, many are much higher, putting wines and hard liquors to shame.

The strongest one in the world is Snake Venom, which is made in Scotland and sports a whopping 67.5% ABV, which is much higher than many liquors. It is sold by the bottle, and you would definitely need to pace yourself with this one. You might even want to serve this in shot glasses rather than beer glasses!

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