was behind Saphir Du Rheu in a Pertemps Hurdle qualifier in December 2013 and Native Gallery was earning rave reviews in decent Aintree handicap hurdles before switching to fences and running in the Sky Bet (Great Yorkshire) Chase two years ago in January.
The sale of the 9L Salmanazar
for $120,400 set a record for the single highest price ever paid for a single bottle of Italian wine at auction.
(9 litres) - (equivalent to 12 standard bottles) - new size addition
50 1 LE REVE L Aspell (9-2) 2 Salmanazar
W Hutchinson (7-2) 3 Master Of The Game B J Geraghty (4-1) 10 ran 3/4 9 Mrs L Wadham Newmarket Tote: win PS4.
There are a variety of sizes, with the more common being Jeroboam, Rehoboam, Methuselah, Salmanazar
, Balthazar and Nebuchadnezzer - all named after Biblical figures.
The Echo has teamed up with the Vale Hotel to present one lucky reader with a Salmanazar
of Champagne worth pounds 350.
5 litres), Methuselah (6 litres), Salmanazar
(9 litres), Balthazar (12 litres) and Nebuchadnezzar (15 litres).
Coolbythepool can defy a 6lb penalty for a Beverley victory last Wednesday in the Salmanazar
If you're having a big bash, why not opt for bigger bottles: a magnum is the equivalent to two bottles, a Jeroboam four bottles, a Methuselah eight bottles, a Salmanazar
12 bottles, a Balthazar 16 bottles and a Nebuchadnezzar 20 bottles.
Lots will include the unique 9 litre Salmanazar
, featuring a one-of-a-kind, large-format, painted and hand-stitched canvas label by the artists, 4 Imperial bottles, plus the copper-colored series of 18 Double Magnums.
The BRB's bonhommie effect was clearly showing in the generosity of bidders for the lots at an auction after dinner, which included a luxury grip to France, a salmanazar
of Bollinger Premium Cuvee champagne and a day out with Winfield Williams Formula 1 Grand Prix motor racing team at Silverstone.
com Please note: b-roll and video news release are available to interested media BOTTLE STATS: Bottle name: "Maximus" (Most big bottles of wine are named after biblical kings: a Jereboam, six bottles; a Salmanazar
, 12 bottles; a Balthazar, 16 bottles and a Nebuchhadnezzar, the granddaddy of them all, 20 bottles) Capacity: 130 liters, equivalent to 14.