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Mug Glassware Design

Mugs are designed for festive drinking. They are well suited for session beers like Light Ale or Light Lager styles. Mugs can have "dimples" on the outer walls, creative a pretty array of colors. Mugs have a handle like steins.

Other Names

Jug
Krug

Typical Sizes

16 fluid oz (475 L)
24 fluid oz (700 L)
33 fluid oz (1 L)

Typical Materials

Soda Lime Glass
Ceramic

Mouth

Wide diameter, straight walls
wide diameter allows for a broad, thick, foamy head when served
wide diameter promotes easy sipping

Body

Wide diameter, height varies, straight walls, handle
handle is easy to hold onto
dimples create a pretty array of colors

Base

Wide diameter, thick glass bottom
wide diameter provides stability
thick glass reduces heat transfer from table
thick glass lowers center of gravity for stability

Walls

Thick walls are safe for rough handling and festive toasts
thick walls are safe for dishwashers
thick walls insulate beer, reducing heat transfer from surroundings


Mug

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