Big Bottles, Big Returns

Nick Suarez
Issue: December 31, 2009

The 750ml format is clearly the accepted currency of the wine auction market. Data from the third quarter of 2009 shows that 94 percent of all bottles sold were of standard size. But that figure got us thinking. How do large-format bottles compare with their regular counterparts in terms of price per volume?

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 8, 2009.

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