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When Every Sip Costs

Issue: March 31, 1997

March 31, 1997 When Every Sip Costs In a time of rising fine wine prices, how expensive a bottle will you open? By Peter D. Meltzer Every collector has a limit, whether it's $500,000 for a baseball card, $2.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands March 31, 1997.

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