Top 5 Most Expensive Champagnes In The World

Champagne has always been a man’s best friend when it comes to liquor varieties. In fact there are people who are so very dedicated to this particular variety of liquor that they have never even tasted or tried anything else. But champagne, well, comes at a price much higher than any other alcoholic drink, this we all know. In fact, many a times the price tag is perhaps the very reason why people are more attracted to champagne, as the basic law of economics says. Whatever is the case, no law or regulation can change the high affinity and demand for this classy drink. When I was given to write on the ‘Top 5 most expensive champagnes’, I was well prepared to be amazed by the exorbitant prices. Yet when I started writing, I was much taken aback by the fact that how expensive a single bottle of champagne can be. Let’s have a look: 

Top 5 most expensive champagnes on earth

5. Dom Perignon

Dom-Perignon 

Who does not know about Moet & Chandon when it comes to manufacturing champagnes? Yes, Dom Perignon is a product of this champagne house. The company has manufactured many varieties of champagne, but this vintage champagne has been their best product so far. Well, there are very few bottles left in the world of this charming drink. With the prices increasing insanely, currently one has to fish out $1,950 for a bottle of Dom Perignon. Grab one soon before it comes extinct!

4. Champagne Cristal Brut 1990

the champagne cristal brut 1990

This one is more famous as “Methuselah”. The manufacturing house which has manufactured Champagne Cristal Brut 1990, had only produced a few bottles, hence this one has a very limited stock all over the world now. A bottle comes at $17,625, but its charming taste is sure to touch the heart and the right taste buds. The bottle has an exquisite piece of gold labelled over it and hence a very vintage kind of look.

3. Dom Perignon White Gold Jeroboam

Dom Perignon White Gold Jeroboam

This is the third most expensive champagne in the world. This is an exceptional and one of the most exotic champagnes on earth priced at $40, 000. A bottle of Dom Perignon White Gold Jeroboam is wrapped in white gold and is the world’s most expensive jeroboam. This sparkling drink is so smooth and delicate, that you cannot help but fall in love with its awesomeness.

2. Shipwrecked 1907 Heidseick

Shipwrecked 1907 Heidseick

Placed at the 2nd point of this list, this one truly is the 2nd most expensive champagne in the world. A vintage champagne discovered in the year 1997, it is believed that this particular champagne was safely preserved at the bottom of the ocean when it was being shipped to the Russian Imperial Family in 1916 and a shipwreck off the coast of Finland caused the bottles to accidentally get dropped in the sea. In 1997, 200 bottles of the Heidseick vineyard were discovered and they took almost eighty years to reach their destination. This particular wine’s extraordinary age and the tale behind it is what makes it a Shipwrecked 1907 Heidseick. Its taste is sure to appeal to every wine lover across the globe and it comes at a price of $ 2,75,000!

1. Taste of Diamonds

taste of diamonds

Well, now this is one bottle no one would want to dispose off. The reason? A flawless 19 carat diamond fitted perfectly on the bottle. Gout de Diamants, a luxury champagne brand released a series of luxury champagnes, one of which called ‘Taste of Diamonds’ features an actual diamond at the face of the bottle. Designed by luxury designer Alexander Amosu, one bottle of this champagne costs a whopping $ 1.8 million. What’s more? The bottle flaunts an 18 carat gold tag, on which the buyer’s name will be engraved, weighing approximately 48 grams with a single flawless deep cut 19 carat diamond fitted at the center. This champagne is a blend of Grand Cru Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier giving it a floral, refreshing and creamy texture. 

So, I am overwhelmed with this list, are you? Who had thought that a champagne bottle will flaunt a gold and diamond? Or that 200 bottles of champagne can be discovered from the sea bed and sold as the second most expensive champagne in the world? Champagnes, my friends, are full of strange and never heard before facts. Enjoy every sip of it!

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