The Top 6 Most Expensive Wines in the World

A bottle of Château Margaux 1787 sold for a staggering $225,000 in 1989, making it the most expensive wine ever sold at that time. 

Château Margaux 1787 - $225,000

A case of six bottles of the 1992 vintage once sold for half a million dollars at auction, setting a record for the most expensive case of wine ever sold.

Screaming Eagle Cabernet Sauvignon 1992 - $500,000

Depending on the vintage and rarity, a single bottle of Romanée-Conti can fetch anywhere from $20,000 to $40,000 or more.

Romanée-Conti Grand Cru - $20,000 to $40,000 per bottle

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A bottle of the 1951 Grange Hermitage sold for $38,000 in 2004, making it one of the most expensive Australian wines ever sold.

Penfolds Grange Hermitage 1951 - $38,000

Due to its rarity and the reputation of the winemaker, bottles of Henri Jayer Richebourg can command prices ranging from $16,500 to $25,000 per bottle.

Henri Jayer Richebourg Grand Cru - $16,500 to $25,000 per bottle

The 1947 Pétrus is considered one of the finest wines ever produced and has been known to fetch incredibly high prices at auctions.

Pétrus - $1,000 to $5,000 per bottle

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