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      11-04-2019, 04:03 PM   #1
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Champagne Carbon

With my wedding coming up shortly and as a huge F1 fan I decided it appropriate to procure a bottle of Champagne Carbon for our first toast and Mr and Mrs. It's a pretty awesome feeling being one of the first people in the US to have this.
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With my wedding coming up shortly and as a huge F1 fan I decided it appropriate to procure a bottle of Champagne Carbon for our first toast and Mr and Mrs. It's a pretty awesome feeling being one of the first people in the US to have this.
I'm at a loss what i am supposed to be impressed by here

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I'm at a loss what i am supposed to be impressed by here
it's fancy-shmancy champagne in a carbon fiber bottle
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I'm at a loss what i am supposed to be impressed by here
it's fancy-shmancy champagne in a carbon fiber bottle
Also just seems to be a carbon wrapper over a regular bottle.
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I'm at a loss what i am supposed to be impressed by here
it's fancy-shmancy champagne in a carbon fiber bottle
Also just seems to be a carbon wrapper over a regular bottle.
Probably
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I'm at a loss what i am supposed to be impressed by here
it's fancy-shmancy champagne in a carbon fiber bottle
Also just seems to be a carbon wrapper over a regular bottle.
Probably
I mean, we can make carbon wheels, shouldn't a carbon bottle be possible?
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It's a cured carbon fiber layer on the outside of the bottle. For it to be considered champagne, it has to be put in a very specific glass bottle.
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So how.much is this fancy smancy CF bottle?
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So how.much is this fancy smancy CF bottle?
I pulled some strings and got a deal, but anywhere from $200 to $400 a bottle depending on the cuvee/type.
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Enjoy op. Good luck to you. We tease here. Get used to it.
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Kinda early in the marriage to be busting a bottle over the wife's head, no?



j/k Enjoy. I hope she is an F1 fan as well.
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It's a cured carbon fiber layer on the outside of the bottle. For it to be considered champagne, it has to be put in a very specific glass bottle.
...from the Champagne region in France??
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...from the Champagne region in France??
That as well. It can't be in just a bottle made from carbon fiber, it has to be glass and from a select number of manufacturers. They can however, add to the bottle.
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It's spelled Lewi6, sir.
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Enjoy! Let us know if it is worth the price
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Enjoy! Let us know if it is worth the price
For me, the bottle itself is worth the price! But I will definitely fill people in on the taste.
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