You’ve seen the videos… wine professionals are shown gracefully sabering a bottle of Champagne in one fell swoop without ever so much as a flinch or break in composure. They make it look easy, right?
We admit that when done correctly, sabering Champagne is a great party trick that is sure to impress a few folks at your upcoming bash (especially if you use this chic WineCountry saber). However, mastering the art of sabrage isn’t quite as seamless as it seems and it may take a try or two, especially if you’re using a butter knife, iPhone, or a pot (yes, it’s been done before).
For a good laugh, we’ve compiled our favorite videos of Champagne sabering gone wrong: