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Un-Screw That.

 by Christopher Mize

by Christopher Mize

Let’s be honest.  During my first few weeks on the job at wine festivals, I could open approximately 1 bottle of wine in 5 minutes. Now, I pull off the capsule and open a bottle in less than 30 seconds  a skill my parents aren’t particularly proud of,  built by opening hundreds of bottles under a time crunch.  But during those first few weeks, I prayed for screw top bottles. Those would have been so much easier to open, and I wouldn’t have had to travel with a corkscrew in my purse right next to my pocket CPR mask. (I like to be prepared.)

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