Open That Bottle Night 2014 was Saturday. Founded by Grape Collective Senior Editor Dorothy J. Gaiter and her husband, John Brecher, it's a chance to stop postponing uncorking a wine because you're waiting for a "special" occasion. Enough delays! Here are some of the most memorable thoughts and bottles via Twitter and the hashtag "#OTBN".
Read Dorothy and John's very first OTBN story:
With Open That Bottle Night coming up, perhaps take a few moments to read this, our first OTBN story. http://t.co/ZhQXLFL60p— Dottie and John (@winecouple) February 18, 2014
That's the spirit:
OTBN can also stand for "Open Those Bottles Night":
When wine tweeters break out the comedy routine:
Hello, Aussie Shiraz:
OTBN fashion? AVERT YE EYES!!!
Have a Margarita at lunch, duh:
My contribution, which was one of the best bottles of red wine I've had in a looooong time:
Grape Collective Publisher Christopher Barnes also chimed in:
Finally, a reminder why we do this every year:
Forget saving wine for a special occasion, make an occasion special by opening that bottle you've been saving with some friends. #OTBN— Plan B Wine Cellars (@PlanBWineCellar) February 22, 2014
What did you end up opening?