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By Caroline Radnowski
LONDON – The mixed server has casually given the patrons of a British restaurant an agreement for life.
A couple ordered a bottle of Château Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande, in 2001, the ancient Bordeaux from the Pauillac region at a cost of $ 330, was randomly filed instead of the alleged bottle to the right. It is sold for $ 330. Hawksmoor Manchester
But they were instead of serving Château Le Pin, another Bordeaux of the same year from the Pomerol region. He is sold for $ 5700.
Will Beckett, co-owner of the Hawksmoor Restaurant Network, told NBC News that a manager visiting a branch in Manchester, England, mistakenly took a rare bottle. Château Le Pin came from one of only 500 cases that were released.
Customers did not notice an error that was detected only after the fact by another manager.