OPENING THE BOTTLE OF SPARKLING WINE

The experts advise that a bottle of sparkling wine should be opened as follows:

The experts advise that a bottle of sparkling wine should be opened as follows:

  1. Remove the tinfoil at the top
  2. Take hold of the neck of the bottle with the left hand and hold the cork using the thumb
  3. Untwist or break off the wire loop
  4. Unscrew the cork – if this is difficult, hold it firmly and turn the bottle. If it just doesn't want to come out, then a nutcracker or special sparkling wine pliers can help. But pay close attention in this instance because the cork can fly out at high pressure.
  5. Pour and enjoy