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Wine 101

How to Use Coravin Sparkling

八月 25, 2021

Written By Coravin

我們非常高興地歡迎 Coravin Sparkling · 氣泡酒保存器 加入我們取酒器系統的陣容。 顧名思義,Sparkling · 氣泡酒保存器將氣泡酒碳酸化保存一個月,讓餐廳可以倒出更多杯氣泡酒,或者讓香檳鑑賞家從他們最喜歡的酒瓶裡拿出更多的美酒。
想了解它是如何工作的嗎? 簡而言之,在使用後向酒瓶中充入二氧化碳。 二氧化碳形成一層毯子,使氧氣無法進入,二氧化碳也無法逸出。 請繼續閱讀以準確了解如何以及何時使用 Coravin Sparkling · 氣泡酒保存器。

Sparkling·氣泡酒的開瓶方法

在您使用 Coravin Sparkling · 氣泡酒保存器之前,您需要知道如何開瓶。 盡我們所能,我們無法在不打開軟木塞的情況下保存Sparkling氣泡酒。
1. 取下Sparkling氣泡酒軟木塞上的箔紙。
2. 完全解開軟木塞,鬆開覆蓋軟木塞的鐵絲籠。 取下它或將其留在上面以獲得額外的抓地力。
3. 將酒瓶傾斜 45°,一隻手牢牢抓住軟木塞和籠子,另一隻手抓住酒瓶的底部。 開始來回扭動 瓶子。 牢牢抓住軟木塞,使其緩慢推出。
4. 慢慢鬆開軟木塞,聆聽那微妙的“砰”聲。
5. 倒酒。 乾杯!

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How to use Coravin Sparkling

Now that the bottle is open, it’s time to give Coravin Sparkling a job. After every pour, immediately place the Coravin Sparkling stopper on the bottle. We recommend charging your bottle at the end of the day or when you’re ready to store the bottle for a later date. If you’ll finish the bottle in 1-2 days, it might not need a charge – simply store it in a cold, dark place if you don’t mind some decrease in carbonation. To preserve the effervescence of the wine so every glass tastes as good as the first, charge the bottle after each pour and consume the wine within 2 weeks. 

Each Coravin Sparkling CO2 capsule can preserve an average 7 bottles of sparkling wine depending on how empty or full your bottles are. Use your stopper in between pours to ensure the wine stays as fresh as possible.

A man standing at a countertop holding a Coravin Pure CO2 Capsule in his hand. The Coravin Sparkling Preservation System is on the table in front of him, along with a bottle of wine. In the background are wine glasses, a bar cart, wine and liquor bottles, and multiple framed images.

How to Use Coravin Sparkling

Installing the Coravin Sparkling stopper

  1. Remove the cork and foil around the neck. Pour sparkling wine.

  2. Raise lock handle on stopper until you see the unlock symbol. Place Sparkling stopper on the bottle.

  3. Firmly press down on the locking handle until it is flush. Significant force may be required.

Removing the Sparkling stopper

  1. To remove Sparkling stopper, place hand securely on top of stopper. Tilt stopper or pull Locking Handle halfway to release pressure. Then pull handle to unlocked position and remove stopper.

  2. Pour sparkling wine.

Install a Sparkling CO2 capsule

  1. This System is designed to work only with genuine Coravin Pure™ Sparkling CO2 Capsules. Always check that the pressure indicator on the Sparkling charger is red (no gas remaining) before installing a new capsule.

  2. Slide latch cover up to reveal door latches.

  3. Squeeze door latches in firmly and pull open to reveal the capsule bay release

  4. Slide release up to open capsule bay.

  5. Insert new Coravin Sparkling capsule – balck cap up

  6. Close the capsule bay firmly – you’ll hear an audible click. Slide latch cover down to cover door latches.

  7. Close access door firmly until it latches. This action will puncture CO2 capsule. Check that pressure indicator is green. Do not open access door until the pressure indicator is red

Preserving sparkling wine

  1. Sparkling charger has a green/red pressure Indicator on the side to show when a bottle has been fully charged with CO2 and if the CO2 cartridge has gas or is empty (see instructions for more information). 

  2. Make sure Sparkling charger nozzle and top of Sparkling stopper are clean.

  3. Align Sparkling charger on top of Sparkling stopper and press straight down firmly until you hear CO2 releasing into the bottle.

  4. Hold until you hear gas stop or pressure Indicator turns green. If you hear gas leaking out, check that you are pressing straight down and Sparkling charger is well seated. Store bottle in refrigerator on its side for best preservation results.

The future of sparkling wine drinking

One of the major challenges facing the sparkling wine industry is the fragility of the wine. Within hours of opening the bottle, the bubbles break down, leading to a once-sparkling beverage losing its effervescence. Coravin Sparkling™ Sparkling Wine Preservation System solves this problem with a portable, easy-to-use system that pairs a secure, universal-fit stopper with a hand-held charging unit to maintain the wine’s carbonation level between pours, whether that’s a few hours, a few days, or a few weeks. 

We can’t wait to see what you’re tasting with Coravin Sparkling. Share your sips with us on social – @coravin.

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