with horn or wood handles they are a delight to use.
The material is finely worked so the owner appreciates the wood warmth and particular sensation of horn.
Every wine enthusiast will enjoy the feel and weight of these truly magnificent tools made in France by Château Laguiole!
hese are the finest hand made corkscrews in the world. Made
Laguiole was a very small rescue Chapel. Etymologically, Laguiole comes from the word "La Gleisola" (1182) that means the little church.
Laguiole village is located in Aveyron Department, in Aubrac Region. Famous for their knives, the concept of adding a corkscrew to the knife came to life as
an essential tool for the Aubracians visiting Paris. This dates back to 1880.
Only genuine Château Laguiole corkscrews are adorned with a fly at rest. It represents the Aubrac cow herd flies. (Nowadays, there is discussion about
the nature of this symbol: some say it is a fly and others say it is a bee). In any case, it is your assurance that you have an authentic Château Laguiole!