Fall is upon us which means its time to start planning for more get-togethers. Whether you are throwing a large Thanksgiving feast or small holiday party, the proper serving serveware is a must. We have rounded up a few classic punch bowls to help get you started that will keep your guests happy and your party going on well into the night.
A great place to start when choosing a new punch bowl is whether you want glass or crystal. Punch bowls come in a variety of materials and color options and the ones we chose below include both glass and crystal varieties. These bowls are all elegant in design and will make a statement on any tabletop or in any giftware collection. In addition, we have thrown in one full set of traditional serveware, which includes matching glasses and a traditional serving ladle.
Versatile for serving punch, sangria or any type of favorite pre-mixed cocktail, these punch bowls can also be used as food serving bowls, centerpieces filled with your favorite fruit and will make a great gift for those special people in your life.
1. Godinger Dublin Serving Bowl
The Godinger Serving Bowl is made of elegant-cut crystal that is 10 inches in diameter and is sturdy at 2.6 pounds. This stunning serving bowl is versatile and is perfect for fruit, flowers or even a specialty drink concoction. In addition to being a standout on any tabletop, this bowl makes a great addition to your giftware collection.
Pros: For its pricepoint, this crystal serving bowl will look great anywhere it is placed.
Cons: Due to its delicacy, hand washing with a soft cloth is recommended.
2. Libbey Selene Punch Bowl Set
The Libbey Selene Punch Bowl Set is a 10 piece set that includes eight rounded punch glasses, one large clear punch bowl, and one matching ladle. Made from one of the top glassware manufacturers in America, this set is versatile and great for serving punch, sangria or cocktails and will stand out on any table spread.
Pros: This punch bowl set is lead-free.
Cons: This glass is very thin and should be handled with care.
3. Marquis By Waterford Sparkle Bowl
The Waterford Marquis Sparkle Bowl measures nine inches wide by six inches tall and is ideally sized for serving fruits, salads or mixed drinks. Made from high-quality glass, this bowl features brilliant cuts reminiscent of delicate starlight and adds an elegance to any shelf, counter or table. Crafted of high-quality glass, the Sparkle bowl retains a similar weight and clarity of traditional leaded crystal at an affordable price.
Pros: This bowl is made from lead-free, high-quality glass that is flame polished and dishwasher safe.
Cons: If you prefer authentic crystal, another option might be better.