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Magazine Archives: Aug. 31, 2014

Coravin Suspends Sales of Innovative Wine Device

Esther Mobley, Gillian Sciaretta
Issue: August 31, 2014

The makers of Coravin, a device that extracts wine from a bottle without removing the cork, halted sales in June and released a safety advisory urging people to stop using the product. The warning came after the company received seven reports of bottles rupturing while the Coravin was extracting wine, including one incident in which someone was injured. Wine Spectator's Esther Mobley and Gillian Sciaretta report.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands July 22, 2014.

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