The Most Hipster Way To Open A Bottle Of Wine

Jonathan Ross, a sommelier at Eleven Madison Park, is responsible for resurrecting the old world tradition of using heated tongs to open wine.

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intact. The method originated in Portugal as an alternative to opening very old bottles of wine with corks that tended to crumble from age.