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That drink cost how much?

If you think the cost of Jaeger Bombs has gotten out of control, you're going to think the price of this cocktail is ridiculous.

According to the story on Yahoo News, "famed cocktail bartender Salvatore Calabrese has broken the Guinness World Records mark for creating the most expensive cocktail in history."

Wait. There is some one that is a "famed cocktail bartender" and somehow I don't know of him? How can that possibly be? I'm going to have to start boning up on my potent potables trivia.

The record breaking drink will set you back $8,824. And you don't even get to keep the glass!  What a rip-off.

Watch this video to see this "famed cocktail bartender" mix up the four ingredients used to make the cocktail are hundreds of years old: a 1778 Clos de Griffier vieux cognac, a 1770 Kummel liqueur, a circa 1860 Dubb orange Curacao and two dashes of Angostura bitters dating from around 1900.

Hey, I'd try it. If you're buying and it includes a chaser of Point Special beer!




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