If you're a regular wine drinker, you will have definitely noticed that almost every bottle you pour from has a dent in the bottom. But have you ever asked yourself what it's there for? That dimple actually has a name - it's
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Wine snobs look away now, because vin-in-a-tin is going to be the spring/summer accessory for 2019. Already huge in the US, canned wine has been seeping its way into the UK since 2016, but this year the trend looks set to hit the big-time, with sales increasing rapidly and supermarkets all getting in on the action: Sainsbury’s and Tesco are both listing PinotPinot Sparkling Pinot Grigio, and Waitrose launched its Maris organic canned range in the summer of 2018. The Uncommon launched the world’s first English wine in a can with its sparkling Bacchus in April 2018, with a rosé arriving this spring, and another newcomer to the scene, Nice wines is launching two still wines this year with its Pale Rosé and Sauvignon Blanc hitting shelves in Sainsbury’s from February and festivals, bars and music venues soon after.