Once you’ve popped a bottle of sparkling wine, the cork cannot be replaced. Thanks to it’s carbonated nature, buying a special stopper is the safest way to keep Champagne’s sparkle alive. With a properly used stopper, sparkling wine should last in the refrigerator for up to four days.
To keep your Champagne fresh, try these stoppers:
Rabbit Wine/Champagne Sealer
To buy: $7, metrokanestore.com.
Lekker Champagne Stopper
To buy: $19, lekkerhome.com.
Le Creuset Champagne Resealer
To buy: $35, williams-sonoma.com.
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