August 1, 2013
How to Drink a Wine Without Removing the Cork
Anyone who’s kept a bottle of wine open for a couple of days understands the problem of oxidation. Oxygen can turn a wine brown and bitter, strip it of its vibrancy and aromatics, and eventually turn it to vinegar. Now a medical device inventor has offered a potential solution to the problem: the Coravin System, a new device that promises to enable wine drinkers to pour wine from a bottle without removing its cork.