CA MOUSSE With his crazy techniques to open his bottles, the Montpellier man delights his 400,000 subscribers on TikTok
Frenchycaps, on the set of La France has an incredible talent. — Teddy ATTIA/M6
- Yohan has a very special gift. He uncaps his beers with any object that comes to hand: a stool, a wheel, a flip-flop, etc.
- This 27-year-old Montpellier resident, who has some 400,000 subscribers on TikTok, rubs this Tuesday evening on M6 to the jury of France has an incredible talent.
- There are “five or six techniques”, explains Yohan. Afterwards, it's dexterity.
Yohan does not have a bottle opener at home. Because this 27-year-old from Montpellier has a gift: he opens his beers with whatever comes to hand. A stool, a pot of yogurt, a flip-flop, a poker chip, the profession of faith of a presidential candidate, a metro ticket or a car wheel. This faculty astonishing has earned him the star of all his aperitifs with friends. But not only: under the name of Frenchycaps, Yohan uncaps beers for nearly 400,000 subscribers, on TikTok.
“I have people who regularly recognize me on the street, and come up to me with a beer so that I open the door for them!” 20 Minutes. This Tuesday evening, he is pushing the envelope a little further, taking part in France has an incredible talent, on M6. It’s during his first parties, when he was a teenager, that the young man discovered this gift. “I was 14 or 15, and of course we never had a bottle opener, laughs Frenchycaps. We have all known ça. The first times, we use a lighter. You scratch your hands a bit at first and then you get there.”
There are “five or six techniques” that repeat themselves
But Yoan, him, at happy hour, realizes that, ultimately, “anything to leverage can do the trick,” he smiles. It therefore begins, at the great surprise of his friends, àgrave; open Binouses with lots of items. “One day, I said to myself: “Why don't I post ça on Tiktok, to show Internet users how it's done?””, recalls Yohan. Quickly, his funny project foams. And his many subscribers very quickly ask him to open beers with increasingly unusual things. “I sat down the question, for each type of object, which technique could work, confides the young man. It’s how çi improved”.”
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There are, finally, “five or six techniques”, which are repeated, explains Yohan. Afterwards, it’s dexterity. “All that is rigid is leverage. Then, anything wired, like headphones, shoelaces, or clothes, t-shirts, sweaters, wrap it around the beer, and yank it. When I develop a technique, çit allows me to open beers with a lot of objects that look alike.” However, Yohan has limits to; its frothy deliriums. “One day I did it with the nail of one of my toes, “it worked, but I hurt myself a little,’ recalls Frenchycaps. I won't do it again! Or with my girlfriend's hair. And she doesn't want to anymore either!”
There is another parameter to consider when trying to open a beer “with anything ” tightening the capsule. Because, depending on the beer, “it’s different,” he notes. Frenchycaps is currently working on the creation of its own brand of beers. And, on the capsules, he planned to indicate a degree. tightening, like hints of chillies, on sauces. “And there will be a QR code on the capsule, which will refer to an object with which you can open the bottle,” smiled the young man. This Tuesday evening, in France has an incredible talent, Frenchycaps will try to blow up the capsule with a CD. He is expected to try, on stage, to saber the beer, like a bottle of champagne. Mission impossible? Answer this evening, on M6.