5 Best Stories of Alcoholic Excess in 2011

December 29, 2011

It seems like every year people find new ways to ridiculously consume lots of booze. 2011 was no exception. Here were 5 of the most ridiculous tales.

1. Bro Chugs $260 Bottle of Champagne: Back in October, self-described meathead Kevin Strahle decided to show the Occupy movement by chugging a $260 bottle of Cristal. 

2. $200,000 Bottle of Whisky: A Chinese man spent $200,000 for a 62-year-old bottle of Dalmore in September. He probably won't drink it. It's value increased $150,000 in 10 years.

3. Nine Bankers Spend £71,000 on Christmas Party: A greater example of unnecessary excess would be hard to find. Any party with a £10,000 tip for the waitress is a bit much. 

4. Epic Wine Disaster Caught on Tape: Still hard to watch. So. Much. Wine. Down. 

5. $190,000 Nightclub Bill: Cinco De Mayo was apparently a big night for one Las Vegas customer. They racked up this mind-boggling bill at Tryst

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