We all know how to open a bottle of wine when you have a corkscrew to hand. But what do you do when you don’t have one?

With the festive season approaching and any number of occasions when your trusty corkscrew may go awry. Or you turn up at a friend’s house and they don’t have one (Christmas gift idea?) we’ve found 10 unconventional, but totally genius, ways to crack open a bottle. Without a corkscrew!

Here’s the ultimate video showing you how to open a bottle of wine using everything from a hammer and nails, to a blow torch… (maybe don’t try that one at home?!)


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