i received quite a very nice bottle of italian red for my birthday last week, and am looking for a BYOB where i can drink it. have gone through the BYOB threads, but am not feeling like eating heavier French this evening.
The first step to wine appreciation is opening the bottle. Jeff Creamer, former wine director at the now-defunct San Francisco restaurant Two, coaxes a cork from a bottle in a few easily replicable steps.
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It's harder than it looks.
How to Open a Bottle of Champagne
The loud pop and the flying cork are not the goals.
What to Do with Half a Bottle of Red Wine
Protect your leftovers-- don't leave the bottle on the counter.