History is intriguing and in itself amazing, and the best conversations on the subject take place with a glass of the finest cognac…
MOST EXPENSIVE WINES IN THE WORLD
True love and passion for this beverage or just the matter of prestige...
Although the price of these wines is over the price of average family house, that didn’t turn down people from buying them. Rare vintages, wines that were in possession of famous people or saved from sunken ships... Some say that bottle of wine is more that you can see, that it is the piece of art.
Romanée Conti 1945 – this wine was made during WWII. Bottle of this rare wine was paid by American collector 123.900 dollars.
Chateau Lafite 1787 – bottle was part of Thomas Jefferson’s collection and has his characteristic initials. Forbes paid 160.000 dollars for it and estimated todays value is 315.000. This wine, for now, is not for drink or sale, but part of Forbes large collection.
Heidsieck 1916 – Lost in shipwreck, this bottle was part of shipment for Russian royal family and it was found in 1997. Value of the bottle is 275.000 dollars.
Château Cheval 1947 – Bottle sold for 304.375 dollars. Current owner is anonymous collector from Switzerland. It was sold on auction in Geneva.
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