Expensive alcoholic drinks are something most people can go to any length to acquire.
These beverages are natural and purely distilled from its sources – giving a 100% flavour and taste.
If you passionate enough (and not minding) to spend a few bucks on a strong, expensive drink, then this post is certainly for you.
So, the 20 most expensive alcoholic drinks In the world are:
20. Salvatore’s Legacy
Starting off the list of the most expensive alcoholic drinks is Salvatore’s Legacy.
It is the world’s oldest cocktail with a unique taste.
The beverage is produced with four major formulars – Angostura bitters (1990s), Clos de Griffier Vieux Cognac (1778), circa-1860 Dubb Orange Curaçao and Kümmel Liqueur (1770): which are mixed and blended together.
The result is what we know today as Salvatore’s Legacy.
19. The Winston Cocktail
WORTH: $12,790 per glass
The Winston Cocktail is one of the most expensive alcoholic drinks in the world.
The beverage is always on the list year in, year out and features expensive liquours like the Grand Marnier Quintessence.
However, its general marketing is solely on the hands of one Australian bartender but nevertheless, the cognac used is very exclusive and will require anyone who wish to have a glass of the drink to part ways with $12,790.
18. The Diamond Is Forever Martini
Coming in next on the list, Diamond Is Forever Martini is the eighteenth (18th) most expensive alcoholic drink in the world.
This Alcoholic beverage is best fit for diamond lovers as its contains one-carat diamond as an extra finish on top grey goose and lime infused cocktail.
In the meantime, the strong drink is only available in Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo.
If you want to see what diamond can do in a drink, $18,000 can help in that case!
17. Legacy By Angostura
Up next on the list, Legacy By Angostura is one of the most expensive alcoholic drinks in the world.
Also, this drink parades the award of the most expensive rum in history.
The strong drink is a product of the mixture and blending of seven other special rum from other brands.
The taste alone might give you goosebumps!
16. The Ruby Rose Cocktail
The Ruby Rose Cocktail is one of the most eye-catching alcoholic drinks on the list.
It is produced from the blending and combination of five different ingredients – orange juice, pomegranate juice, rosewater, Hangar One Vodka and St. Germain.
To be honest, if the georgeous looks of this alcoholic beverage does not move you, then the quality of the above-mentioned ingredients should.
With $40,000, dinner will be complete with this exquisitive cocktail!
15. Chateau D’Yquem
Chateau D’Yquem is the fifteenth (15) most expensive alcoholic drink in the world.
The 2011 most expensive bottle of white wine is more of history than of flavour.
The one time Guinness World Record wine is not best fit to be drunk but, posseses the exclusivity that many others lacks.
Chateau D’Yquem commands a huge $130,000 price tag.
So much for history…
14. Diamond Jubilee By Johnnie Walker
Diamond Jubilee is one of Johnnie Walker’s best alcoholic beverage.
The strong drink marked the celebration of the Queen’s 60th coronation anniversary in Britain.
The whisky is produced from Baccarat crystal casings and has a unique flavour.
Also, Johnnie Walker decided to finish it off by adding an extra half-carat diamonds.
The beverage exclusivity and production quality warrants a good sum of $165,000 for experience.
13. The Black Pearl Louis XIII Anniversary Edition By Remy Martin
The Black Pearl Louis XIII Anniversary Edition By Remy Martin is the thirteenth (13th) most expensive alcoholic drink in the world.
This alcoholic drink is Remy Martin’s most expensive liquor.
Some of the ingredients blended in it are above 100 years old and is very rare to bump into.
inlaid with gemstones, Remy Martin’s Black Pearl Louis XIII is packed in small volumes and numbers to maintain its exclusivity and rarity.
Its method of production, skills and general production technique still remains a myth till date.
12. Penfold Ampoule
Breaking in next on the list, Penfold Ampoule is one of the most expensive alcoholic drinks in the world.
The alcoholic beverage has one of the most striking bottles in history.
Brought to reality by South Australia’s finest craftsmen, the strong drink has only 12 units and is highly exclusive and rare.
Once you buy this drink, a certificate of ownership and authencity will be administered by the Chief Winemaker.
$170,000 is the deal for such honour!
11. The Sapphire Revelation By Bombay
The Sapphire Revelation is one of Bombay’s exclusive gin.
It’s a limited edition alcoholic beverage that has gained a handful of popularity.
Its high price comes from the quality of material used in producing the bottle – Sapphire, Diamonds and baccarat crystals.
Also, apart from cruising life with the gin, you could possibly add the bottle to your collection or sell it.
A win-win situation!
10. Dalmore 62
Breaking in among the top ten (10), Dalmore 62 is one of the most expensive alcoholic drinks in the world.
This strong drink is sort of a John doe (unknown identity) as no one really knows the reason why it is expensive.
Even, it’s name is a mystery and report States that only twelve (12) bottle were produced – giving it an exclusivity feeling.
The alcoholic beverage’s last bottle was sold at Singapore’s airport to an anonymous buyer.
However, its availability and production procedures are unknown.
9. Armand de Brignac Midas
Coming in next on the list, Armand de Brignac Midas is one of those champagne that packs taste and flavour in simplicity.
It is also the world’s most expensive champagne.
Aside from quality production, the strong drink is painted with Gold – which is believed to be one of the main reasons for its high price tag.
The feeling created by this alcoholic drink is out of the world!
8. 1945 Romanee-Conti Wine
1945 Romanee-Conti Wine is the eighth (8th) most expensive alcoholic drink in the world.
Being famous for its rich collection of wines, Romanee-Conti is a strong name in the industry.
In 1945, only 600 bottles were manufactured before the entire project was abandoned.
This vintage is also known to be one of be most powerful in history.
However, due to its quality production that combines concentration and originality, 1945 Romanee-Conti Wine will require you to part ways with $558,000.
Need I say more…
7. Macallan 64 Year Old In Lalique
Coming in next, Macallan 64 Year Old In Lalique is one of the most expensive alcoholic drinks in the world.
This alcoholic beverage is the most expensive whiskey in history.
Macallan is a single-malt whiskey producer that is notorious for producing quality alcoholic beverages.
When they embarked on this particular project, it’s no brainer why the drink has surpassed expectations.
Created to break records, Macallan 64 Year Old In Lalique has only four (4) available bottles and coupled with its quality production, $625,000 is what must be sacrificed.
6. Mendis Coconut Brandy VS
WORTH: $1 Million
Breaking the $1 Million bank, Mendis Coconut Brandy VS is one of the most expensive alcoholic drinks in the world.
The main ingredient of this drink is coconut and such, carries a taste that will leave you longing for more.
Also, the alcoholic beverage has a very limited production number and as such parades exclusivity.
Aside from being rare, it is unique and parades a sweet savouring flavour.
5. Diva Vodka
WORTH: $1 Million
Coming in next as another $1 Million banker, Diva Vodka is the fifth (5th) most expensive alcoholic drink in the world.
This vodka is one of the purest strong drink – precious gemstones are used to filter the beverage after passing through the traditional extraction.
Interestingly, the taste is so much differently and insanely unique!
4. Russo-Baltique Vodka
WORTH: $1.35 Million
Russo-Baltique Vodka is the fourth (4th) most expensive alcoholic drink in the world.
It is produced from 100% pure gold with inlaid diamonds and is really a powerful vodka.
The drink is solely targeted at rich millionaires across the world but, if your love for vodka is strong enough, $1.35 Million gives you the bragging right!
3. Henri IV Dudognon Heritage Cognac Grande Champagne
WORTH: $2 Million
The number 3 spot of the most expensive alcoholic drink in the list goes to the Henri IV Dudognon Heritage Cognac Grande Champagne.
Specially designed with 24-karat gold, diamonds and Platinum, the champagne packages a very rich exterior.
Don’t be misled, the quality of the drink is one of the best in the world.
An exclusive design, taste and package means that this strong drink will crash-land your finance by $2 Million!
2. Tequila Ley .925
WORTH: $3.5 Million
Tequila Ley is the second (2nd) most expensive alcoholic drink in the world.
This alcoholic beverage is not (yet) available for sale
While we wait and see how things goes in the future, the strong drink has 6,400 different diamonds on the bottle.
Flavour? Rest assured!
1. Billionaire Vodka
WORTH: $3.7 Million
The award of the most expensive alcoholic drink in the world goes to Billionaire Vodka.
As the name “Billionaire” implies, the vodka has a motto that States that “It’s good to be the king.”
A secret recipe and ingredient is used in producing a bottle of this strong drink.
The formular used is a top-secret Russian and contains 3,000 diamonds.
The designer, Leon Verre added an extra touch of Swarovski crystals to it.
Being able to part ways with $3.7 Million for this alcoholic drink means that you’re really rich!
That was all on the 20 most expensive alcoholic drinks In the World.
As you rightly saw on the list, most alcoholic drinks are worth the annual proceeds of some businesses.
But if you are up for it, why not give a try!
- Billionaire Vodka – $3.7 Million
- Tequila Ley .925 – $3.5 Million
- Henri IV Dudognon Heritage Cognac Grande Champagne – $2 Million
- Russo-Baltique Vodka – $1.35 Million
- Diva Vodka – $1 Million
- Mendis Coconut Brandy VS – $1 Million
- Macallan 64 Year Old In Lalique – $625,000
- 1945 Romanee-Conti Wine – $558,000
- Armand de Brignac Midas – $265,000
- Dalmore 62 – $215,000
- The Sapphire Revelation By Bombay – $200,000
- Penfold Ampoule – $170,000
- The Black Pearl Louis XIII Anniversary Edition By Remy Martin – $165,000
- Diamond Jubilee By Johnnie Walker – $165,000
- Chateau D’Yquem – $130,000
- The Ruby Rose Cocktail – $40,000
- Legacy By Angostura – $25,000
- The Diamond Is Forever Martini – $18,000
- The Winston Cocktail – $12,790 per glass
- Salvatore’s Legacy – $8,316