Champagne makes everything better, especially when it’s an exquisite one popped on a special day. Who doesn’t love a glass of bubbly to celebrate a special occasion — or maybe just otherwise? As of this year, one of the most expensive champagnes in the market is the 2013 Taste of Diamonds, a blend of Grand Cru Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier valued at $2.07 million. LuxeBook has curated a list of the most expensive champagne bottles available in the market that are surely worth the splurge.
2013 Taste of Diamonds
Priced at a whopping $2.07million, this is one of the most exclusive bottles of champagne available in the market. Made with Grand Cru Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier, it offers a floral, refreshing and creamy texture and ends with a light and elegant finish. But aside from the champagne itself, the logo of the bottle is handcrafted in18-carat gold and accented by a 19-carat white diamond, adding to the hefty price tag.
Louis Roederer, Cristal Brut 1990 Millennium Cuvee Methuselah
The Louis Roederer, Cristal Brut 1990 Millennium Cuvee Methuselah, priced at $18,000, is among the most expensive champagnes. Limited to just 2,00 bottles, this is as rare as it gets. What’s more, the 6-litre bottle comes in packaged in a wooden box, with a gold name tag. There’s also the factor of rarity, as this particular Champagne is known to have only 2,000 similar bottles produced.
Fanatics of rarity will go wild for this highly sought-after 1928 vintage Champagne from the Krug cellars priced at $21,200. Yet another vintage champagne, the distinctly rich fermentation process adds to the flavour profile.
Veuve Clicquot Yellowbeam Ostrich Limited 3-litre
If you are a champagne enthusiast, you know that Veuve Clicquot is an elite brand. The brand created 3,200 limited-edition bottles of this Yellowbeam Ostrich Champagne. The bottles feature exotic Ostrich leather seals and 22.4-carat gold, topped with a collectable 24-carat gold-plated muzzle cap engraved with Madam Clicquot’s signature. With a price tag of $1,599, this is an ideal choice to add to your collection.
Armand De Brignac Brut Gold 15-liter
Rapper Jay Z and champagne fuse together to create this 15-litre bubbly that is crafted from a perfectly balanced blend of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Pinot Meunier wine. This may not be vintage but is full-bodied with a deliciously creamy texture. The gold Armand de Brignac bottle was unveiled in 2006 and originally developed by Cattier for the André Courrèges fashion house in France. In 2014, rapper Jay-Z acquired the luxury Champagne brand. This bottle is priced at $6,500.
Dom Pérignon Rose Gold 6-litre
This Dom Pérignon Rosé Gold comes from the largest Champagne house in France, Moët & Chandon. Retailing at w jaw-dropping $49,000 only 35 bottles of the 6-litre gold-plated Dom Pérignon Mathusalem were produced. This vintage rosé has aromas of malt complemented by smoky, peaty accents, and the bottle looks just as exquisite as the liquor within it!