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Aside from crop tops, hot dogs, and last-minute road trips, the only thing that pairs better with summer is a cold bottle of rosé. And since we can only assume that you’ll be sipping the sweet libation in excess, we’ve rounded up 13 adorable, clever, and somewhat awkward corkscrews for your drinking pleasure.

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Scroll down to check them out. There’s a bottle opener for every personality, no matter how bizarre unique that personality may be.

Penguin Corkscrew, $18.20 on Amazon

Penguin Corkscrew


When Happy Hour arrives, you’ll want to run (not waddle) your happy feet to the bar to retrieve this adorable gadget. Tuxes are completely optional.Buy Now

Dachshund Corkscrew, $19.99 from Amazon

Dachshund Corkscrew


Hot dog, this is an adorable option, and you have official permission to refer to it as your winer dog (that’s what the company calls it).Buy Now

Fish Corkscrew, $28.95 from Amazon

Fish Corkscrew


If you drink like a fish, pop bottles with a fish. But please, don’t adopt an actual fish. We’re already predicting its unfortunate demise.Buy Now

“Corkatoo” Corkscrew, $15.26 from Amazon

"Corkatoo" Corkscrew


Owning a noisy cockatoo may inspire you to say “stick a cork in it.” Now, you can quite literally stick a cork in it and get on with your daytime drinking.Buy Now

Pirate Corkscrew, $11.43 from Amazon

Pirate Corkscrew


Surrender the booze or walk the plank. Who ever knew a scary pirate could be so adorable?Buy Now

Flamingo Corkscrew, $9.13 from Amazon

Flamingo Corkscrew


For those who always drink pink, what better way to open a bottle of rosé?Buy Now

Woman Corkscrew, $41.95+ from Amazon

Woman Corkscrew


Our initial reaction was that this fashionable corkscrew was somewhat sexist, but then we saw a male version and realized most of those are NSFW.Buy Now

Unicorn Corkscrew, $7.17 from Amazon

Unicorn Corkscrew


Honestly, this is the only part of the unicorn craze that we can actually get behind. No gimmicks, no over-the-top flavors or colors, just magic (because pouring wine is magic, duh).Buy Now

Day of the Dead Corkscrew, $25.09 from Amazon

Day of the Dead Corkscrew


When we saw this sleek opener, we literally died. Literally. No bones about it.Buy Now

Cat Corkscrew, $14.13 from Amazon

Cat Corkscrew


A handheld contraption that will have you saying “here kitty, kitty.” But be sure to handle kitty with caution. You don’t want a hangover the next day.Buy Now

Elephant Corkscrew, $19.50 from Amazon

Elephant Corkscrew


This is just plain adorable, and for once, everyone will be happy to talk about the elephant in the room. Now let’s get trunk.Buy Now

Red Push Pin Corkscrew, $6.95 from Amazon


Since it’s also magnetic, you can use it to hold your grocery list that reads “buy more wine.” We love items that serve two purposes!Buy Now

Bicycle Bar Tools, $54.99 from Williams Sonoma

Bicycle Bar Tools

Williams Sonoma

Sometimes getting more than you bargained for is a good thing. The corkscrew is hidden in the handlebars, but you’ll find several other bar tools when you start disassembling the itty bitty bike. It’s perfect when you’re ready to move onto wine cocktails.Buy Now

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Joey is a NYC-based writer/editor, TV/radio personality, editor-at-large for Chowhound, author of "Basic Bitchen," and host of "Dish This." His work has been featured in outlets like Food & Wine, People, InStyle, Travel+Leisure, and BuzzFeed. Prior to a career in editorial, he served as the lead publicist for hit TLC shows like "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo," "My Strange Addiction," and "My Crazy Obsession." In his spare time, he enjoys volleyball, visiting the beaches of Naples, Fla. (his hometown), worshipping Beyoncé, eating sour candy, writing depressing poetry, interior design, and perfecting his stand-up comedy routine. He's also been struck by lightning—quite the shocking experience.
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