Published: 10:01, 03 July 2014 |
A giant bottle of bubbly that would give a drinker the mother of all hangovers is up for auction.
Dubbed Britain’s biggest ever bottle of English sparkling wine, the tipple produced by award winning, Kent-based winery Chapel Down is to go under the hammer at Christie's in September.
Weighing 26kg, it is the equivalent of 10 magnums, or 120 glasses, and contains around 60 million bubbles - one for every person in the UK.
It was originally made to celebrate the millionth visitor to Margate's Turner Contemporary.
The 15-litre Nebuchadnezzar of Chapel Down’s trophy-winning Blanc de Blancs 2007 sparkling wine is to be auctioned to raise funds for Turner Contemporary's Catalyst Endowment campaign in Canterbury.
It has been signed by four leading contemporary British artists and will be sold at Christie’s ‘Out of the Ordinary’ auction on September 3.
Each artist - Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin, Antony Gormley and Edmund de Waal - has accompanied their signature with a sketch.
It is expected to fetch between £10,000 and £15,000.
Every morning at 10am we play you an hour of tunes from the 90s. We call it, #WeLoveThe90s.
Play 'Say It' with Garry and Laura on kmfm Breakfast and you could win £1,000!
Wake up to kmfm Breakfast with Garry and Laura - it's Kent's alarm call.
Your No1 guide to getting married in Kent. From dresses to discos and venues to veils, we've got everything you could possibly need for your big day
Education, Training & Childcare is a special supplement published by KM Media Group four times a year. Click here for latest e-edition.
A guide for your future. For year 11 students in Kent and Medway. Click here for the e-edition.
Get the latest food and drink news, recipes from some of the nation's top chefs plus updates from Kent's vineyards and breweries.
Search in your local area to find your perfect partner in Kent, with FreshStart Dating!
PLUS, register for free!.
Read our pick of the best holiday destinations. Whether its a weekend break, or something a little bit longer, we have reviewed a wide range of holidays.