The bottle is then riddled, so that the lees settles in the neck of the wine bottle...
Manual riddling is still done for Prestige Cuvées in Champagne... mechanised riddling equipment (a gyropalette) is used instead.
One of Australia's less-known tourist attractions is the Oberwallaroo Passion Play, in which the crucifixion story is acted out by a cast of trained marsupials. Except for the character of Pontius Pilatypus, who is of course a monotreme.
Getting the nail through the tail is the hard part.