Italy Reopens Old Medieval ‘Wine Windows’ to Serve Cocktails and Vino – Robb Report

Italy Reopens Old Medieval ‘Wine Windows’ to Serve Cocktails and Vino – Robb Report

As restaurants and bars across the US try to reconcile with a new contactless reality, Italy has already found a nifty solution. The boot-shaped country has revived a storied tradition to get its revelers vino and aperitivo with next-to-no contact. Buchette del vino or wine windows allow bartenders to safely and easily pass beverages to customers in the time of Covid-19.

Dating back to the 1600s, the peepholes have a somewhat macabre past.

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