Laguiole Corkscrews

An addition to our February blog:

We just got in these beautiful Artisan corkscrews from Laguiole in the heart of France.

Come in and take a look. Craftsmanship does not get better than this.

Village de Laguiole

Just around a bend lies a village: Laguiole, proudly built around the church of Saint-Matthieu. In just a few hundred yards, your car journey takes you from the green and blue of the Aubrac plateau – scattered with brown dots that are the cows of the same name – to a lively village center where several shops sell gastronomic products made in the Aubrac region. These include the famous Laguiole knives and the Forge de Laguiole workshop, where both the shop and the manufacturing facility can be visited for free all year round.

taureau de Laguiole en AubracFrom this oasis you can discover treasures such as the hospice, or the fresco in the chapel near the cattle market where you can admire the impressive Laguiole Bull. In winter, when the plateau is draped in white, the Laguiole-Bouyssou ski resort offers 14 runs equipped with 11 ski lifts. If you like cross-country skiing there are 50 km of paths, as well as a place for sledding and a track for hiking with snowshoes.

February 2017

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Welcome to the latest Wine Hardware of Sonoma Blog.

It’s been very wet on Sonoma plaza for the last few weeks but the sun is out and everything is drying out now, just in time for Valentines Day next Tuesday.

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We have great gifts for your significant other throughout the store whether you want to surprise them with a wine cabinet or a unique corkscrew.

We are offering free shipping on wine refrigerators up to 199 bottle capacity like this beauty.

You can also pick up either of these at the store directly

For the book lover, we have an extended library of wine and cookbooks including this must have.

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This is a great gift for the spirits drinker. The Helix Whiskey Glass.

It aerates your favorite liquor or spirit by spinning on it’s own conical base, unlocking all the delicious aromas before you sip!

And finally, this antique style Epicureanist Kings Corkscrew will grab everyone’s attention.

See you at the store soon, it’s going to be a beautiful weekend.

Pliny the Elder

β€œIn wine, there’s truth.”
― Pliny the Elder, Natural History