This Machine at Park 112 Automatically Serves Wine to Patrons

By: Alexander Lam - Published: Jul 31, 2013 • References: thepark112 and dvice
In an effort to remove the human element from serving alcohol, restaurant Park 112 is implementing an automated wine bar. Park 112's bar will automatically serve wine to patrons who pay with a smartcard. The machine dispenses expertly curated wine to patrons upon receiving payment. Users are given a reloadable wine card equipped with a RFID chip. Upon paying, the user can choose what wine they want from a LCD touch screen. The machine then precisely pours the perfect glass of wine.

Italian dispenser manufacturer Enomatic is developing the self-serve wine bar for Park 112. In order to help patrons enjoy their wine, the restaurant is still employing a sommelier and a mixologist. The staff will provide advice on how to match spirits with food.