Question: What is the most expensive wine in France?

What is the most expensive wine?

The most expensive wines of the world

Position Wine Name Max. Price (USD)
1 Domaine Leroy Musigny Grand Cru, Cote de Nuits, France $76,410
2 Leroy Domaine d’Auvenay Chevalier-Montrachet Grand Cru, Cote de Beaune, France $38,288
3 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Romanee-Conti Grand Cru, Cote de Nuits, France $88,793

What was the most expensive wine ever sold?

1945 Romanee-Conti

A bottle of French Burgundy wine became the most expensive wine ever sold at auction in 2018. It was originally estimated to sell for around $32,000; however, the seventy-plus-year-old wine sold for a record $558,000.

Is Burgundy overpriced?

Another reason why Burgundy is expensive is because the quality level of the wine (as a general rule) is so high and their popularity is equally high. The basic law of supply and demand. Many of the high-end wines in Burgundy are vanity wines.

What is the most expensive French red wine?

Most Expensive Bordeaux Wine

Wine Name Grape Avg Price
Petrus, Pomerol, France Merlot $3,986
Le Pin, Pomerol, France Merlot $3,888
Chateau Lafite Rothschild, Pauillac, France Bordeaux Blend Red $1,049
Chateau Haut-Brion Blanc, Pessac-Leognan, France Sauvignon Blanc – Semillon $972

What are France’s three most famous wines?

However these three wines are undoubtedly among the best:

  • – Romanée Conti in Burgundy.
  • – Pétrus in Pomerol, Bordeaux.
  • – Chateau Margaux in Bordeaux.
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What are French wines called?

Top Values of French Wines

Alsace Riesling (white) Côte Chalonnaise Burgundy (red/white)
Beaujolais-Villages (red) Côte de Bourg Bordeaux (red)
Bergerac (red/white) Côte du Rhône-Villages (red)
Cahors (red) Cru Bourgeois Bordeaux (red)
Bourgogne (Rouge or Blanc) Non-vintage brut Champagne