Nowadays Cuvee Leonie by Cognac Croizet (750ml) enter the the Guinness Book of Records. You can order it from FinancialDistrict Wine&Liquor for $156,760, and will be available in New York.
This cognac is become famous for Winston Churchill and General Eisenhower who plotted the allies victory in World War 2 over an 1858 Croizet that had been secreted out of France by the French Underground.
The Macallan is known for its participating in the 2012 James Bond film Skyfall. Bond and M are seen drinking “50-year-old Macallan”, a possible reference to 50 years of James Bond. “The Macallan” is also thanked in the end credits for Skyfall.
Nowadays at the Bonham’s Whisky, Cognac & Rare Spirits Auction a 1951 edition bottle, for which the whisky was distilled in 1926, has reach a price tag of $40,460 including the buyer’s premium. The buyers in the United States showed a very keen interest in the lot and the premium of whiskies and cognacs were actually picked up by them. However, there were some bidders on the online forum from the East Asia, Australia, UK, and even Scandinavia who participated in auction event.