Top 10 most expensive wines sold at auction

19th May, 2014 by Lauren Eads

10. Massandra Sherry de la Frontera 1775 – £25,000 ($43,500)

Massandra’s Sherry de la Frontera 1775, known as the Massandra Sherry 1775, is the oldest wine to appear on this list at 239-years-old. It also holds the record as the world’s most expensive bottle of sherry, after a single bottle was sold at a 2001 Sotheby’s auction in London for $43,500. The bottle came from the Massandra Winery in Ukraine, known for its large collection of more than a million vintage wines.

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3 Responses to “Top 10 most expensive wines sold at auction”

  1. ken gargett says:

    that looks nothing like the bottles they recovered and is not even a champagne bottle??

  2. Anthony Rose says:

    ow’s about the case of 1978 Romanée-Conti that went under the hammer at Christie’s HK 22 – 24 November 2013 for £295,838?

  3. Anthony Rose says:

    Question to The Drinks Business: Is Massandra’s Sherry de la Frontera 1775 in fact a sherry?

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