A bottle of Petrus returned from space estimated at $ XNUMX million by Christie's

A bottle of Petrus returned from space estimated at $ XNUMX million by Christie's

RECORD - A bottle of Petrus, vintage 2000, having been part of the trip to the international space station in November 2019 and having spent 14 months in theespace, is on sale at Christie's, which estimates its price up to one million dollars, or 833.000 euros.

The unique offer on this wine spatial, produced from Merlot grapes in the Pomerol wine region in Bordeaux and maturing in orbit, was announced Tuesday May 4 in London by the house ofauction. “This bottle of Petrus 2000 marks a major step in the further development and better understanding of wine maturation”, underlined Tim Triptree, international director of the department. wines and spirits at Christie's, cited in a press release.

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