Around the whisky bottle

Uncork - pour - enjoy. It's usually that simple. But with some bottles there is more to consider than first appears. In the following videos, Horst Lüningm shows how to open a whisky bottle correctly, how to get a cork out of a bottle, how best to protect the contents of a whisky bottle and what is special about some bottles.

How do I open a whisky bottle correctly?

Whisky corks are sensitive. They are fundamentally different from wine corks. Incorrect handling can quickly destroy a cork, so Horst Lüning explains how to do it properly. If it is too late, he shows you how to repair a cork.

Removing a cork from inside a bottle

This is how you get a cork back out of the inside of a bottle.

How do you protect the contents of a whisky bottle?

Learn something about how to protect the contents of a whisky bottle! In the process, Horst Lüning goes into the reasons for loss, oxidation and, finally, the use of parafilm.

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More reality than appearance: the features of whisky bottles

The outer appearance of whisky bottles is subject to constant change in the face of economic competition. There are also strange blossoms.

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The indications on whisky bottles

Especially from independent bottlers, there are often bottlings that differ only minimally in the information on the label. Many don't care - but some do. Here you can find out about the differences and our approach to sales.