By Kori ~ October 18th, 2011.
This weekâ€™s Wine Word of the Week is pupitre.
Official definition from Jancis Robinsonâ€™s The Oxford Companion to Wine:
Pupitre is the French name for a hand riddling rack, traditionally used for riddling sparkling wines by hand.
Laymanâ€™s terms from Kori:
Pupitre is an A-shaped riddling rack for sparkling wines.
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