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How long is a bottle of red wine good for after being opened?

i opened it last week. its the first bottle i've ever bought. i'm used to buying white and drinking it in one to two nights..because i know it will lose its fizz. so is this still gonna be okay to drink?

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Asked by shay1130 at 4:47 PM on Apr. 2, 2011 in Food & Drink

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  • How big of a bottle is it?

    Answer by jilligan362 at 5:25 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • I believe it is still good.

    Answer by tazdvl at 5:55 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • Keep it refrigerated & it will be good for about 2 weeks. Make sure it stays corked. After that, it may get vinegary.


    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 7:12 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • If you get one of those vacuum pump things(rubbery replacement cork and hand pump-ususally they have them at the liquor store) then it will last a LONG time. But just recapping and refrigerating it will keep it good for a week or 2.

    Answer by confused969 at 7:38 PM on Apr. 2, 2011

  • If it is still corked it should be OK. just try it and see if it still tastes good.

    Answer by KTMOM at 11:47 AM on Apr. 4, 2011

  • i am not sure...

    Answer by mommyof3-2008 at 9:36 AM on Apr. 26, 2011

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