How To Open A Wine Bottle With No Corkscrew

Written by Pats Papers | Monday, 12 July 2010 9:51 AM

UPDATE: I tried this for myself. I trashed my shoe. But it works.
See the new video here.

This seems to happen a lot when you’re traveling. You find yourself with a bottle of wine but no corkscrew. But apparently you don’t need one. All you need is a shoe.

This demonstration is in French, but you really don’t need to understand what the guy is saying. Just watch:

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Here’s the original uncork wine with a shoe video location at


Attention wine lovers: if you have a problem with alcohol addiction, look into a California alcohol rehab as a treatment option.


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