Alcohols are being loved by a lot of people all over the globe. In fact, there are some of them who are more than willing to spend a considerable of money just to have the alcoholic beverages that they want, regardless if they will drink them or make as additional items for their wine collections. Needless to say, there are thousands of alcohols being sold these days and they always vary in prices. Furthermore, here are 10 world’s most expensive alcohols that you should know:
10. Vieille Bon Secours Ale, $1,200
One good example of the very expensive alcoholic beverages in the world is the Vieille Bon Secours Ale. Just in case you do not know, this is actually a type of artisanal beer. Meaning to say, this beer is made through traditional methods like extracting the juices of the ingredients and store in a certain place for a number of years. This explains why it is a delicious and very expensive beer.
9. The Winston Cocktail, $14,000
Can you believe that it is priced $14,000? You surely can’t, but this is definitely true. As its name suggests, The Winston Cocktail is a cocktail drink made by Salvatore Calabrese, a world-renowned bartender. This explains why it is that expensive. In order to come up with this delicious, elegant cocktail drink, Calabrese mixed a 60 ml of Cognac Croizet 1858 Cuvee Leonie, some amount of Angostura Bitters, and a portion of Grand Marnier Quintessence and Chartreuse Viellissement Exceptionellement Prolongé.
8. Legacy, $25,000
Legacy is actually a rum mix made by Angostura. There is something related to history with this very expensive alcohol. It was made during the 50th anniversary of Trinidad and Tobago’s independence. During its existence, there were only 20 bottles of Legacy that were being sold, making its higher price to be just right. One thing that made it very expensive is its crystal container that was designed by Asprey’s.
7. 1811 Château d’Yquem, $130,000
This is one of the most vintage wines in the world, so there’s no question why it is priced that much. It is manufactured by a well known wine company in France that has been existing for more than 300 years now. The very first vineyard of Château d’Yquem was built in Bordeaux, France way back in the year 1711.
6. Penfolds Ampoule, $170,000
A whopping $170,000 is the price of Penfolds Ampoule, and you are surely one of those people in the world who can’t believe it is priced that high. Well, you should know the reasons first before complaining. This is a red wine that has a glass blown ampoule container, which absolutely looks very elegant. So far, there were only 12 Penforlds Ampoule that have been sold. Meaning to say, it’s a limited edition red wine, not to mention that its wooden case is crafted by the very famous furniture maker, Andrew Bartlett.
5. Armand de Brignac Midas, $215,000
The rareness of the alcoholic beverages is one ultimate reason why some of them are priced high. However, this is not the case with Armand de Brignac Midas. The main reason why it is sold in that very high price is the fact that it comes with bigger size and several bottles. Yes, when you buy this champagne, you’re going to get 30 bottles.
4. Dalmore 62, $215,000
Another alcohol that is very expensive to buy is the Dalmore 62. Iti is actually a whiskey, and this is the most expensive whiskey that you can ever find in the world. What’s interesting about it is that only 12 bottles of Dalmore 62 were sold. Not like other very expensive alcohols, this one has a regular size, making the drinkers enjoy more glasses of it.
3. Diva Vodka, $1,000,000
What made Diva Vodka very expensive are the 3 filtration processes it had been through before being bottled. Firstly, it was filtered through ice. Secondly, it was filtered in Nordic birch charcoal, and then on sand and precious gems on the last one. More than that, the bottle of this vodka is adorned with Swarovski crystals.
2. Henri IV Dudognon Heritage Cognac Grande Champagne, $2,000,000
By just its name, you can already tell that this alcohol is very expensive, right? This alcoholic beverage is aged for around 100 years, and this is one reason why it is extremely expensive. Other than that, also made it very pricy is its bottle container that is adorned with 6,500 diamonds and dipped into sterling platinum and 24 Karats gold.
1. Tequila Ley .925, More than $2,000,000
Tequila Ley .925 is a little bit the same with Henri IV Dudognon Heritage Cognac Grande Champagne when it comes to its packaging and its bottle container, which is also adorned with 6,400 diamonds. It went through a very special production process, which is one reason why it sold in a very high price. This is made in the tequila-known country of Mexico. So far, no one has still afforded to buy this alcohol, so it’s really not sure how much is its exact price.
These are the 10 world’s most expensive alcohols. Getting and having the chance to drink one of these alcohols will surely be a rare great life experience that you can have.