Tuesday, February 14, 2006

Hennessy & Louis XIII, Liquor that cost 3k!

Found this two baby in this year's Chinese New Year hamper, actually there is much more but this is the only 2 worth mentioning :P There was another Johnnie Walker Blue Label that cost RM500 in Labuan (Tax Free).

Hennessy V.S.O.P

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It comes in a nice packaging at the size of a normal 4 pax mooncake box. The design is abit cheap though. Hahaha..

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Open it up, and what greets you is 2 oval shaped cup plus a standard 1L bottle. I didnt bother to taste it. I have plans to resell it :) No idea how much it cost though.


Legendary Louis XII

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Ok, here comes the highlight of the show. Louis XIII, pronounce as 'Louis Thirteen'. Its the highest priced liquor I ever see, at RM3.3k in tax free Labuan. Heard that its foring for around RM5k in other place.

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Open up the box, the bottle is like a standard XO design and placed on a silk. It has only 750ml, so roughly each 200ml will cost you RM1k. Each sip will cost you a hundred bucks!!!

On top of the bottle, there is a 'indentification card' and a crystal cap. A chat with the liquor shop shows that the cap is made of crystal and easily set you back for a few hundred bucks (Duno he got bullshit me or not la).

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Here is the cap and the IC.

I have no idea how liquor of this price tag taste like. But I do know that it will be a sin to drink it bottoms up and puke it out later. Hahahaha.. I guess its just not for the untrained tongue, probably gonna sell it off later too.

6 Comments:

Anonymous killuminati said...

i've seen the remy martin louis xiii cognac before, but it was selling for RM 6,000+ (!)

definately can't afford that...

even at 3k+ (tax free price) it's close to a month's salary!

i would love to taste it though, how much are you willing to sell it for?

probably would get a couple of people to pitch in and try it, never had cognac priced at this premium rate before.

nice post, mate.

2:47 PM  
Blogger Sir.Hoe said...

Woot! Sixthseal.com commented on my blog (balls grow bigger). LOL

Its still at my kampung in Labuan, if I know got buyer I would have bought it here :)

3:01 PM  
Anonymous killuminati said...

hmm...i must get myself to labuan then. seems that even premium liquor would be much cheaper there. unfortunately, it's hard to bring a lot back...

9:19 AM  
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12:02 PM  
Blogger GoldDust said...

Would like to know the Louis XIII cognac (30 years old) 750ml. Does anyone know how much it's worth?
Please advice

6:08 PM  

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