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Magazine Archives: Sept. 30, 2006

Big Bottles Fetch Big Prices

Large-format bottles are selling at auction for very large sums
Peter D. Meltzer
Issue: September 30, 2006


At Acker Merrall & Condit's April auction, a methuselah of DRC Romanée-Conti 1990 fetched $100,725, and a double-magnum of Château Latour-à-Pomerol 1961 brought $41,475 (92 percent above the Wine Spectator second-half 2005 Auction Index).

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 30, 2006.

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