One of the big wine releases each year is the world famous Penfolds Grange 2008. This years release has been one of the most anticipated releases for some time for the Grange range as the 2008 vintage has received industry wide acclamation.
The wine has received many 100 point scores from critics around the world and this has increased the hype surrounding the wines release. There has also been huge demand for the wine from overseas customers and this has influenced the price of the wine with Penfolds raising the price by $100 to $785 per bottle.
On the morning of the release, Magill Estate opened their doors at 7.3am and many were purchasing the wine at the recommended price of $785.
This price did not hold for long however, with retail chains such as Dan Murphy’s and other stores dropping the price down to $650 within the hour, sparking a price war. The price has now settled at $643.
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