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Snooth User: Coleney

Wine accessories

Posted by Coleney, Jun 19, 2017.

Do you use any wine accessories and do you consider them an important part of your wine consumption traditions?


Reply by rckr1951, Jun 19, 2017.

No - I'm a little rustic in my approach to storing and drinking wine.  Give me a cork puller, a dark, cool wine cellar and the right glass and I'm fine.

Reply by EMark, Jun 19, 2017.

Obviously, storage facility/apparatus.  Also, of course, glasses.  Other than that, just a bunch of corkscrews.  I am giving serious thought to investing in one of those high-dollar Durands.  I'm getting tired of dealing with crumbling corks on older wines, and it looks like the Durand may help a lot.

Oh, I just thought of a couple more things.  I have one of those foill cutters.  I don't use it very often.  Something that I do use often is the Vacuvin pump and the assocated rubber stoppers.  I'm not really sure that the vacuvin pumps enough air out of a bottle to really prevent leftover wine from oxidizing, but it is a whole lot easier to pull that rubber stopper off a bottle on day 2 than a used cork that I jammed back in.

So, in all honesty, I do have my share of stuff.

Reply by Stephen Harvey, Jun 20, 2017.

Viva la Screw cap

I hate old corks

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