Most Expensive Cognac – Other records for China where he was sold the most expensive cognac in the world beat in an auction for the sum of $ 156,740, 25, thousand dollars more than the previous record set in 2009 in France. Also confirmed by the Guinness Book of World Records, the record is for a bottle of Cognac Croizet 1858, auctioned at Swatch Art Peace Hotel. Mrs. Maggie Vong said he wanted this bottle at all costs to be reserved for special occasions. The lady is in fact a good connoisseur who, as stated by the auctioneer, he learned to appreciate the cognac from his father.
China confirms once again the leading market for precious bottles. Recently we have seen in Singapore the sale of a rare whiskeys and cognacs now turn to a very particular with a special history.
The bottle was in fact part of the wedding dowry of the daughter of the founder of the Maison Léon Croizet and is also the first bottle of Cuvée Léonie ever sold in China.
Last particularly the choice to donate part of the proceeds to charity.