How do you remove the cork from the wine opener? Cork Genius Customer Service May 20, 2021 06:52 Updated Simply slide the outer ring of the Genius Wine Opener towards the tip of the needle. This will pull the cork off the needle, removing it safely and easily. Read our "How To" article. For our full Product FAQ, click here. Related articles About the Genius Wine Opener & How To About the Vacuum Sealer & How To About the Wine Chiller & How To I’m not getting pressure when I pump my Genius Wine Opener. Why isn’t it working? What kind of bottles can the Genius Wine Opener work on? Comments 0 comments Please sign in to leave a comment.