It's not about how much it cost, but what story does it tell to you and to your guests

These days we can buy anything we want. There are gazillion of choices for any product you want to buy, at a wide range of price points. You can find a wine opener for 3 dollars or for 300...

...so what's the difference?

Some wine openers are more special than others. They work differently, they feel differently and they tell different stories. They talk about where they come from and who do they belong. Discover the story that fits you.


Wine Opener Types - What's The Difference?

Although there are many companies making wine openers, they mostly can be put into five or six categories. Here are the types of wine openers that are most commonly used these days.

Having spent years using these wine openers (too frequently), I feel I can share my thoughts so far :

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Campagnolo - Big Corkscrew Review

It's really big and unusual. Learn why it is also every cyclist's must have. Made in Italy

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Pulltap's Waiters' Corkscrew - Quick Review

The most versatile and with two very useful features. There is a reason why it is most popular amongst waiters. Made in Spain

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Le Creuset - Lever Wine Opener Review

The most intimidating, yet really easy to use, especially by gentler hands. Made in France

5 Best Wine Openers in 2020

We judged the best wine openers by their quality and uniqueness. Vigorous testing involved opening large number of bottles, and not only on the weekends.

Of course, our suggestions come from European makers who also have an interesting dinner story for you to share.

How To Use Wine Openers - Different Types Explained

It is easy to use wine openers once one knows how. But is also depends on what type of wine opener you have. Let's not embarrass ourselves and get a good idea before that all-import-date.


Five Unique Accessories For Wine Lovers

Wine lovers are a tough crowd. They already spent awfully a lot of time on the wine subject. But so did we.


Which Wine Opener Would Have The Most Impressive Box As A Gift

When planning a gift it is good to know which of our recommended wine openers come in impressive boxes. Watch this video to see what I mean.


The Story About Laguiole

Laguiole is an establishment in France. It's history of over 150 years left a lot of memories amongst its followers. Here is a quick history about what makes it so special.

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