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Jul 31, 2011

Wine Spectator's reports that when Acker Merrall & Condit brings two bottles of nearly 200-year-old bubbly to the block this summer, it will be the oldest Champagne on sale in the world. Also, Christie's sold a set of six Andy Warhol screenprints of grapes in late April for $104,500. And Brit bride-to-be Kate Middleton opted for the Casa Lapostolle Sauvignon Blanc 2009 before her blowout wedding to Prince William, according to media reports.

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