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This bottle was a Bordeaux , 1787  Château Lafite engraved with the initials "Th.J." and sold at Christie's in
December 1985 for $156,450 The bottle had belonged to Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States
and one of its founding fathers. The Guinness Book of World Records, 21 years later it still is the world's most
expensive bottle of wine.

Thomas Jefferson was the third President of the United States the principal author of the Declaration of
Independence (1776), and one of the most influential Founding Fathers for his promotion of the ideals of
Republicanism in the United States. Thomas Jefferson became the most knowledgeable wine connoisseur of his
age, and his tastes in wine covered the world: France, Italy, Germany, Madeira, Spain, Portugal, Cyprus, Hungary
and, of course, America, Jefferson wielded his considerable expertise to influence the drinking habits of his friends,
other founding fathers, and the American public away from hard liquor toward the healthier pleasures of wine..   

 The Wedding at Cana - Paolo Veronese 1563- Musée du Louvre Paris.  “After tasting the water that had become
wine and not knowing what Jesus had done, he told the bridegroom that he had departed from the custom of
serving the best wine first by serving it last.John 2:6-10. This was the first miracle of Jesus and it was performed to
reveal his glory, and his disciples put their faith in him”.John 2:11

“We hear of the conversion of water into wine at the marriage in Cana as of a miracle.  But this conversion is,
through the goodness of God, made every day before our eyes.  Behold the rain which descends from heaven upon
our vineyards; there it enters the roots of the vines, to be changed into wine; a constant proof that God loves us, and
loves to see us happy.”                                   Benjamin Franklin  

Benjamin Franklin  was one of the best-known Founding Fathers of the United States. He was a leading author,
politician, printer, scientist, philosopher, publisher, inventor, civic activist, and diplomat.  
The Most Expensive Wine