Chinese Businessman Jason Wong Pays $8,800 For One Shot Of Cognac

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The shot in question was a Cognac Croizet Cuvée Leonie 1858, which was sold by the shot for the first time ever at the InterContinental Hong Kong. The reason that the cognac is so expensive is that the vines that grew the grapes to make it were all destroyed by a virus in the 1870s. There are now just a few bottles remaining. What’s more, it’s reported that Churchill and Eisenhower drank the cognac whilst discussing D-Day in 1944. As the bottle was opened to a satisfying pop, the crowd in ...  View More
November 21, 2016 Jason