A favorite among the French, Laguiole Corkscrews have a long history of craftmanship in the villages of Laguiole, France. The Chateau Laguiole Oak Barrel Waiter's Corkscrew features a graceful curved handles, slanted bolsters, and realistic bees decorating the spines. The etched "bee" emblem ensures that each piece is a genuine Laguiole. The Chateau Laguiole Oak Barrel Waiter's Corkscrew is as beautiful as it is sturdy, Chateau Laguiole Oak Barrel Waiter's Corkscrews handle is made from actual Oak Barrels used in wine making! Viewed from the side, as above, you will see purplish red color, where the wine has imparted color to the barrel during aging. Take a whiff, and you may even smell the "must"! Each Chateau Laguiole Oak Barrel Waiter's Corkscrew comes boxed in its own custom leather pouch. Etched "bee" emblem (Napoleon's symbol representing industry, efficiency and productivity), ensures that each piece is a genuine Chateau Laguiole.