Brandy shped pipes or Brandy Glass: An unusual shape that has a bowl in the shape of a brandy glass.The Bent Brandy or Brandy Glass has a bowl shaped like, well, like a brandy glass. The rounded base tapers up to a smaller rim. The shape is elegant and pleasant to the touch. These are found most often as smooth 1/4 bent pipes, though there are some makers designing Bent Brandy pipes with bent shanks drilled with special bits that can cut a curved hole. A very popular style among Danish carvers.