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Wine IQ Quiz 3 – Bottle ServiceLook at different bottles types, different containment vessels, then opening of bottlesStandard 750ml most common – metric system (sorry Americans)oAbout 5 glasses of wineo95-99% of wines are thisYou can also buy half a bottle – 375mloA lot of sparklers come in half bottlesoGreat for if your partner doesn’t drink – serves about 2.5glassesoGreat to buy more expensive wines around $50, and gamble for somethingyou’ve never tried before for $20oOur put half of a 750 bottle and pour into a 375 ml and cork it up for betterstorageYou can also buy splits - 187.5mloProsecco, sparking winesoOne glass of wineGerman and Austria wines – liter bottleoBottle and a halfoNever seen often in the new world wine category or in FranceMagnum – 1.5 liter bottlesoTwo standard bottlesoSeen more in FranceoMore affordableoBetter for long term storageoBigger bottles allows wine to marry well with itself in a bigger volumeoParty settingMethuselah – 6 liter bottleoWon’t see too oftenoHardcore partiersSalmanazar – 9 liter bottleoCase of wineoYou can get even bigger if you wantNebuchadnezzar (15 liter bottle)oNeed a sword to open the corkDifferent types of vesselso1. Bottles (glass)Most are stored in thisStandardThe thing on top is becoming less standardCork: bark of the cork oak tree – is naturaloIs flexibleo2. Boxed wineFranzia is mass marketedDon’t judge the book buy its coverMore serious producers are moving to this

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