Thanks to the role that is has played throughout human history, alcohol has become one of the few drugs that is socially acceptable to use in almost any location on the planet. People from countries around the world regularly drink beer, spirits and wine in all types of varieties and flavors. Most of these are relatively cheap to buy too, though are there certain exceptions such as high-end products and champagne. However, there are some truly expensive drinks available only to the very rich that you won’t find in your local supermarket.
Vieille Bon Secours – $1,200
This Belgian beer is unique in that the price includes a selection of beer brewed specially from particular crops. It is served in special bottles and for $1,200, you get 12 liters of the alcohol delivered straight to your door from Belgium.
The Winston Cocktail – $14,000
While cocktails have a reputation for being expensive drinks, most people wouldn’t even dream of paying $14,000 for a single glass. The creation of Salvatore Calabrese, The Winston includes cognac, nutmeg dust and champagne and requires two days’ notice to produce.