You’ve gone to the wine store and picked up the best Champagne for your holiday party, brunch with friends or any other celebration. At the event, it’s your turn to pop the bottle of bubbly – what do you do?

Also, Prosecco or sparkling wine will work in this situation as well.


Here are 5 (with a few extra) ways to open a bottle of Champagne!


How To Open A Bottle of Champagne (The Boring Way)

Well, we felt like we had to include this version. The classic popping of the cork way to open the champagne. Perfect for popping sparkling wine or Prosecco.

If you’re interested in opening champagne with a little more, ahem, flair, then please continue reading.

How to Open a Bottle of Champagne With a Sabre

This is a big time. There can be nothing more elegant or flashy than using a sword for opening champagne. If you have a sword and a desire to class up your party, this is the option for you.


How to Open a Bottle of Champagne With a Glass

I’m not sure if there’s anything cooler than popping your champagne with your own glass, pouring your bubbly while the smoke is still clearing.


How To Open A Bottle of Sparkling Wine with a Knife

This is the more realistic version of opening a bottle of champagne with a sabre – everyone should have a kitchen knife available to them when a sword is not on hand.



Additional Options for Opening Sparkling Wine

Please allow Vince Staples to show you how to open champagne with a few daily items, such as a smartphone or watch! This for the days if you really want to show off.


Do you have any fun and original ways to open a bottle of Champagne? Click here to let us know!



Now you know how to open the champagne, so check out these other wine articles:

How to Open a Bottle of Wine Without a Corkscrew
Does Champagne Freeze? How To Chill Champagne
Champagne vs. Prosecco — What’s the Difference?