How to Open a Bottle of Champagne
The famous monk Dom Perignon didn’t “invent” champagne, but he improved the quality of it dramatically.
He helped maintain its sparkle by putting it in glass bottles instead of barrels and also figured out how to secure the corks with string.
As the legend goes, when brother Dom Perignon tasted the sparkling wine in 1668 he proclaimed, “Come quickly! I am tasting stars!”