You must be surprised to know that the wine industry contributes $220 billion to the US economy a year that become plays a big role in their economic growth. The wine industry also provides millions of jobs; directly or indirectly. There are 10,200+ wineries and around 677,629+ acres of vineyards are there in the US across all 50 states. Every year around 43 million tourist visits to wineries generate a total of $36.5 billion in total taxes. California is leading in producing wine as it has the largest grape and wine-producing area that produces 85 percent of the country’s total output. A report says that there is 40 percent of the legal drinking population (250 million people) drink wines in the USA (56 percent of women and 44 percent of men) and the per capita consumption is 11 liters (2.94 gallons). 34 percent drink other alcohol and 26 percent do not drink. I know this information is very interesting and amazing also.
Wine is the world-famous alcoholic beverage that is made by fermented grapes. It is commonly classified into two types; red wine and white wine. Both are made with different procedures. White wines are made by removing the skin of the grapes after fermentation and red wine is made with the skin of grapes. Most people like wine but when it comes to open the wine bottle, it is an important and tricky part. Removing the cork from the wine bottle is a kind of ritual for wine drinkers and this ritual is completed by an experienced person. Some corks are harder to open and sometimes it can be annoying. At this moment you want the best wine bottle opener. There are many wine bottle openers are available in the market. Here we will discuss about some of the affordable and portable wine bottle openers.
Wine Key or Waiter’s Corkscrew:
The wine key or Waiter’s corkscrew is the simplest and most popular bottle opener. It has three parts; a foil cutter, a lever, and a corkscrew. The ‘foil cutter’ looks like a small knife that is used to remove the foil from the top of the bottle. Then insert and twist the ‘corkscrew’ in a clockwise motion until the corkscrew is fully inserted in the cork and then use the ‘lever’ to pull the cork out. This wine key is a simple, portable, and affordable wine opener. This is also considered the best wine bottle opener.
The Wing Corkscrew is one of the oldest types of wine bottle opener. After removing the foil from the top of the wine bottle, insert the corkscrew and twist. It needs more applied force than others. As you screw the cork, the wings of opener will open then use your both hand to press down the wings. As you press the wings, the cork will come out. The wing corkscrew is also a portable and affordable wine bottle opener.
Bunny Ear Corkscrew:
The Bunny Ear Corkscrew has levers that look like bunny’s ear that’s why its name is Bunny Ear Corkscrew. It is good for those who do not want to use too much force and energy. You just need to secure the bottle with the levers (ears) and pull the handle back. The screw will enter the cork. As you pull the handle back again, the cork will come out. It is also one of the best and affordable wine bottle openers.
Electric Wine Opener:
The electric wine bottle opener is the most convenient, affordable, and user-friendly opener. It is perfect for beginners or anyone who wants a simple, easy-to-use wine opener. Simply, place it on the top of the cork and turn it on. The cork will come out within few seconds. A fully charged electric wine bottle opener can open up to 30-50 corks. This is one of the best and commonly used wine bottle openers. It also comes with an easy-to-use foil cutter.
Air Pressure Pump:
Some of the users also use the air pressure technique to open the wine bottle. Simply insert the needle into the cork and pumping the lever to increase the pressure inside the bottle. Due to the high air pressure in the bottle, the cork will come out.
Nowadays, the wine bottle opener also in fashion but it is true that if your wine bottle opens easily, you may enjoy double otherwise it will decrease your entertainment level and energy as well. So choose your wine bottle opener wisely.