Most Expensive Rum
A festival in Europe had the most expensive rum in the world, butnot necessarily for drinking. This bottle, dating back to the 1940s, is worth over $54,000 USD. It’s one of four unopened bottles of a blend of Wray and Nephew Rums. In fact, some of the rums usedare over ninety years old at this point.
(ViaBBC News.)The Jamaican distillers who bottledthis blend were forced to abandontheir traditional distillation methodsdue to the 1930s Mai Tai crazedraining their supplies. That makesthis rum especially valuable, as itcomes from that lost tradition.