Wine lovers who aspire to drink from the gathering of a world-famous mafia boss should purchase bottles from John Gotti’s stash — no pinky ring required.
Tony D’Aiuto, proprietor of the Queens, N.Y. wine retailer Enoteca LIC has managed to get his arms on three dozen bottles from the late Teflon Don’s wine assortment, in accordance with the New York Post.
D’Aiuto, who doubles because the felony protection legal professional for Gotti’s son Junior, has already bought one bottle of Pétrus for greater than $5,000. 9 extra stay within the storied assortment together with 4 bottles of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti Grands Echezeaux (DRC), and a number of other bottles of Château Lafite Rothschild.
Costs vary from almost $2,000 a bottle to a whopping $9,500, although Junior plans on donating the proceeds to charity. Every bottle comes with a certificates of authenticity.
Regardless of the acclaim of the producers, D’Aiuto remarked that he wouldn’t be stunned if their patrons by no means uncork them. He described the wines as “piece[s] of residing historical past” which have a sure “unicorn issue” resulting from their origins of possession.
There’s no telling how these wines could be greatest loved — saved in a trophy case for posterity, or cracked open at first of a Goodfellas exhibiting.