Last Updated on 11/29/2006 by bidz

Bottle of Romanee-Conti wine hits record at Swedish auction

Yahoo! Canada News
Wed Nov 29, 12:27 PM

“STOCKHOLM (AFP) – A bottle of 1985 Romanee-Conti Burgundy wine fetched 87,000 kronor (12,610 dollars, 9,571 euros) at a Swedish drinks auction this week, auction officials said.

The sale price was a record for a single bottle of wine sold in Sweden, beating out the 37,000 kronor (5,368 dollars, 4,074 euros) paid for a 1945 Chateau Mouton Rothschild.”

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