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How to open a wine bottle without a corkscrew

  1. May 31, 2012 #1
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  4. May 31, 2012 #3
    I wonder if it depends on the type of wine? Any translations? :)
     
  5. May 31, 2012 #4
    Zut alors.
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  6. May 31, 2012 #5
    Not yet. Might try it on a cheap bottle of cooking wine sometime if I remember. There's another video on the side where they essentially do the same thing, but instead of using a shoe, use a phonebook and slam the wine on it.
     
  7. May 31, 2012 #6
    I'll try to remember to try both methods tomorrow. :smile:
     
  8. May 31, 2012 #7

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  9. Jun 1, 2012 #8
    make a video :)
     
  10. Jun 1, 2012 #9

    Monique

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    I'd only use white, at least for the first few tries :smile:
     
  11. Jun 1, 2012 #10
    I will (sometime this evening probably). Good suggestion.
     
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  13. Jun 2, 2012 #12
    Good job.
     
  14. Jun 2, 2012 #13
    That's nothing, the real trick is to put your shoes on after you've had a bottle of wine.
     
  15. Jun 2, 2012 #14
    Thanks. And thanks for posting this thread.

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  16. Jun 4, 2012 #15

    lisab

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    It looks like both Thomas and the OP used a solid surface - vertical, in both cases. But would it have to be vertical? I would think not.
     
  17. Jun 4, 2012 #16
    I used the wall next to my side door, because I didn't want to damage any inside walls. I wondered about just hitting it on my floor, which is tile throughout the house, but thought it easier, and safer, just to hit the outside wall. Anyway, you've asked an interesting empirical question. We anxiously await the results of your experiment. :smile:
     
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