Issue: September 30, 2006
There's nothing quite like perspective when it comes to fine wine. When Château Ausone and Le Pin sell for $1,000 or more a bottle as futures, it makes Lafite and Margaux at $750 look like bargains. Heck, those numbers make it seem like Screaming Eagle, at its new price of $500 a bottle, and Harlan Estate, going for a measly $265, are grossly underpriced.
For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands September 30, 2006.