October 11, 2020: On this day, a bottle of 100-year-old Champagne, salvaged from the wreck of the ship Jönköping, sunk at the bottom of the Baltic Sea for 80 years, was sold by The Wine Auction Room. The vintage, “Heidsieck Monopole Gout American 1907,” is said to be the most costly champagne in the world. It is still available for consumption today, but it is exceedingly rare.

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