Friday, June 10, 2011
200 Year Old Vueve Clicquote Shipwrecked Champagne Sold for Record http://bit.ly/mBqu9n
An update to a story we featured a year ago of the discovery of 168 bottles of champagne amongst a shipwreck in the Baltic Sea, a bottle has recently been sold at auction for a record €30,000
(approximately $43,900 USD), putting a lavish price on the priceless.
The Veuve Clicquot champagne – preserved perfectly because of the conditions of dark and cold on the seabed and reported to be the oldest in the world – was purchased by an anonymous bidder