This New Year’s Eve, look like you’ve got some idea what you’re doing around liquor by incorporating the Saber technique to open a champagne bottle.
This video explains the simple technique and demonstrates with a spoon and a butter knife. Opt for the spoon. No reason to add more danger to an already tricky maneuver.
It’s one thing to pop a stranger in the face with a cork but it’s a whole other level of fail if you accidentally stab the guy in the eye too.