Largely due to an influx of new collectors from the East, the most expensive bottles of wine ever sold have take over the wine market causing prices to blast skyward faster than a cork popped out of (an improperly opened) bottle of 1999 vintage Dom Pérignon. If the so-called “Red Obsession” (oh, the wonderful double entendre) has pushed the pricing of a great bottle of Bordeaux out of your price range, take heart: the wines on this list are so ludicrously expensive that they fall out of reach of even most of the newly wealthy, conspicuously consuming folks out there.
Here are 10 most expensive bottles of wine ever
10.) 1811 Chateau d’Yquem
This wine holds the record for being one of the most expensive bottles of white wine. The bottle of wine which sold by fine win merchant firm, Hedonist at the equivalent to $117,000 at the time.
The expensive white wine is regarded as one of the finest white wines in the history Bordeaux and one of the supreme vintages ever made.