How to Make Drinking Glasses Sparkle Naturally

Make your glasses sparkle naturally, if you have time to wash them by hand.

It's easy with the right ingredients in the rinse water and a little bit of brushing. Here's how.

Fill the sink with cool water.

Sprinkle a little baking soda on a soft toothbrush and brush each glass in the water.

Fill the sink with warm water and two cups of vinegar.

Add drinking glasses to water and let them soak for about 20 minutes.

Rinse, and dry with a dishcloth or paper towel.

Things You Will Need

  • White vinegar
  • Water
  • Toothbrush
  • Baking soda


  • Add 1 cup of white vinegar to the rinse compartment of your automatic dishwasher for a spot-free rinse, if you don’t have time to wash by hand. Run the dishwasher as usual.