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Wine IQ Quiz 3 – Bottle Service Look at different bottles types, different containment vessels, then opening of bottles Standard 750ml most common – metric system (sorry Americans) o About 5 glasses of wine o 95-99% of wines are this You can also buy half a bottle – 375ml o A lot of sparklers come in half bottles o Great for if your partner doesn’t drink – serves about 2.5 glasses o Great to buy more expensive wines around $50, and gamble for something you’ve never tried before for $20 o Our put half of a 750 bottle and pour into a 375 ml and cork it up for better storage You can also buy splits - 187.5ml o Prosecco, sparking wines o One glass of wine German and Austria wines – liter bottle o Bottle and a half o Never seen often in the new world wine category or in France Magnum – 1.5 liter bottles o Two standard bottles o Seen more in France o More affordable o Better for long term storage o Bigger bottles allows wine to marry well with itself in a bigger volume o Party setting Methuselah – 6 liter bottle o Won’t see too often o Hardcore partiers Salmanazar – 9 liter bottle o Case of wine o You can get even bigger if you want Nebuchadnezzar (15 liter bottle) o Need a sword to open the cork Different types of vessels o 1. Bottles (glass) Most are stored in this Standard The thing on top is becoming less standard Cork: bark of the cork oak tree – is natural o Is flexible o 2. Boxed wine Franzia is mass marketed Don’t judge the book buy its cover More serious producers are moving to this
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