Red wine 3 – White wine 2. The never-ending competition among white and red wines never ends. On average the most expensive bottle is the Domaine Leroy Musigny Grand Cru (19,945 $) while the most expensive bottle has been by far a Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Grand Cru (120,000 $).
Moreover, the list shows us that the top 5 battle is among European wine superpowers. However, the result is strikingly in favour of France, which occupies 4 positions (included the 1st place), while Germany places its contendant on the third place of the podium.
1st Place: Domaine Leroy Musigny Grand Cru, Cote de Nuits, France – Red Wine – Average: 19,945$ / Max: 33,422$
2nd Place: Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Romanee-Conti Grand Cru, Cote de Nuits, France – Red Wine – Average: 19,459$ / Max: 120,000$
3rd Place: Egon Muller Scharzhofberger Riesling Trockenbeerenauslese, Mosel, Germany – White Wine – Average: 12,494$ / Max: 34,235$
4th Place:Domaine Georges & Christophe Roumier Musigny Grand Cru, Cote de Nuits, France – Red Wine – Average: 11,524$ / Max: 26,064$
5th Place:Domaine Leflaive Montrachet Grand Cru, Cote de Beaune, France – White Wine – Average: 9,874$ / Max: 15,696$