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Why is Wine So Expensive?

An interesting article adapted from www.winefolly.com, we find out why some wines are more expensive than the others and if there really is a difference between cheap and expensive wine?”


If you’ve ever found yourself standing in the wine aisle gawking at the prices, you may have also found yourself wondering,

“Is there really a difference between cheap and expensive wine?”


“Is more expensive wine better?”

To figure this out, let’s take a look at what it costs to make a bottle of wine.

The Cost of Wine Grapes

Grapes are one of several costs that go into producing a bottle of wine. So, to put real numbers behind this cost, by analyzing the data from the 2017 California Grape Crush Report.