Legend has it that Napoleon and his men used to saber bottles of Champagne after returning from battle. Lopping off the tops of bottles was the fastest way to pour the bubbly into all of his soldiers’ glasses; plus, it looked pretty cool. You can do it too! Sabering a bottle of bubbly is not […]
While sabering a bottle of wine with an actual saber may make you look like a badass, we’re guessing you probably don’t want to plop down a few hundred dollars for a saber you’ll only whip out a few times a year. But don’t worry–you don’t have to own a fancy saber in order to […]
Napoleon, who carried a sabre, was known to have once said ”Champagne! In victory one deserves it; in defeat one needs it,” which probably encouraged the tradition of sabrage, or sabering a bottle of sparkling wine, among his calvary. Thankfully, the joy of sabering a bottle of sparkling wine is not just for French military anymore.