Monday, September 18, 2006

World's Most Expensive Bottle Fake

OLDChâteauLafiteS-w.jpgA billionaire Florida wine collector is suing German collector and dealer Hardy Rodenstock for fraud.

William Koch, an American industrialist, alleges that four bottles of Bordeaux he bought after Rodenstock attributed them to Thomas Jefferson are fakes.

Koch's suit, filed in New York federal court last Thursday, stems from his purchase of a 1784 and 1787 Château Lafite, and a 1784 and 1787 Château Branne-Mouton – Mouton-Rothschild's predecessor – which originated from Rodenstock.

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