How to Open a Wine Bottle Without a Corkscrew?

Answer Imagine a beautiful day, the perfect picnic, a special someone, a loaf of bread, some cheese and a bottle of wine and... wait, no corkscrew?! No problem. Here are a few ideas to get that bottle of ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Open a Wine Bottle Without a Corkscrew

When someone comes to your house for dinner and brings a bottle of wine, do you open their bottle or yours?

The assumption is that a brought wine is a gift for the hostess/host. The host usually selects a wine to pair with the menu plan. Therefore you open your bottle of wine. I usually handle the situat... Read More »

How to Open a Bottle of Wine?

Would you like to know how to open a bottle of wine effortlessly? There are many different kinds of corkscrews and the instructions would be different for each. This covers how to open a bottle of ... Read More »

How to Properly Open a Bottle of Sparkling Wine?

The way in which you open a sparkling wine can have significant impact on the product once poured. Splashy methods (pun intended) like slashing the top off with a sword or shooting the cork at your... Read More »

How long can an open bottle of red wine last?

On One Hand: About Three DaysRed wine lasts for about three days after opening. Once a bottle is opened, oxygen comes in contact with the wine. This process oxidizes the wine and will change the ... Read More »