Now we are getting to the business end of the list, and the next wine to feature is the Chateau Le Pin Pomerol 1999, which is a garage wine from the traditional winemaking region of Bordeaux. This is regarded by many serious wine enthusiasts as being the best wine of all time and is flavored with black cherry, currants and mocha, which how much ounces in a bottle of wine to create a dazzling sensation on the taste buds. When it comes to price, this is the final of the wines on this list that costs less than $1,000, as this is a snip at just $908 per bottle!
Now for the penultimate bottle, and this is the Petrus Pomerol 1998, which has a price tag of $1,459 per bottle – a price that many people are prepared to pay to experience the fruity tastes of this vintage. Not many people have dared to actually taste it as yet though, as the date of maturity isn’t expected until 2013. It was one of the favorite wines of the White House during the Kennedy years and since then has gone from strength to strength, with the 1998 bottle seen as the best in a long line.
Okay, so here we are at the most expensive bottle of wine that can be readily bought anywhere in the world. This wine is – like the other four – from France and is a Burgundy with the flavor of soy sauce, licorice and flowers, as well as with the smell of leather and spices. This wine is called the Dom. Romane Conti 1997 and has a price mark of around $1,540 – although all of the vintages usually fetch well over the $1,000 mark when sold. This acquisition of this bottle truly is the mark of a seasoned and dedicated wine collector.
Wine drinkers absolutely love their drink and would never give it up for anything else in the world. However, one would need to be careful about their wine drinking habits if they are also fighting the battle of the bulge.
Wine drinkers, at a certain point, may start to wonder about the question “How many calories in a bottle of wine?” at some stage. There is good reason for one to ask this question as wine can easily increase your calorie intake to unhealthy levels depending on your drinking habits. This article will hopefully shed some light on the amount of calories present in wine.