Have you ever witnessed a French waiter struggling to open a bottle of wine? Neither have we. From Brasserie Lipp to the humble corner bistro, the waiter is equipped with the proper tools. And perhaps the most important tool - more important than a discerning palate or an acerbic tongue, is a well-made, reliable Wine Key.
Et voila! A wonderful Corkscrew, or Wine Key, from Laguiole, France. With a stainless steel blade to cut the foil and a sturdy screw to extract the cork, it has a colorful resin handle that simply feels right in your hand. It will allow you to comfortably open bottles of wine with the ease and style of the most seasoned waiters of France.
4 1/2" long and 5/8" to 1" wide.
Learn More About Laguiole
The Laguiole knife has been crafted in the heart of France for over 200 years. The blade, made of high-grade stainless steel, is stamped, ground, and then polished with over 25 different manual production stages. The bumblebee that is found on all the Laguiole knives is one of the emblems of the area, signifying its reliablity.