Shot and set! Ranjeeta Dutt McGroarty of Indian-origin bought the most expensive cognac shot of over ₹ 9 lakh (£10,014) at a London bar and set her name in Guinness World Records on 21 March 2018. Founder and Director of Trinity Natural Gas Ranjeeta Dutt McGroarty avail the pleasure of tasting the drink when the super-rich and rare 40 ml alcohol was served at Hyde Kensington bar. Such a pompous thing, any woman has ever done. [caption id="attachment_32831" align="alignnone" width="1023"] Source[/caption] On this auspicious achievement by the Kensington bar, Hyde tweeted-
Tonight #HYDE has made history… we have sold the worlds most expensive shot of cognac at £10,014— Hyde Kensington (@HydeKensington) March 21, 2018https://twitter.com/HydeKensington/status/976571367138226176?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Findianexpress.com%2Farticle%2Flifestyle%2Ffood-wine%2Findian-origin-woman-creates-new-guinness-record-for-buying-most-expensive-shot-of-cognac-for-rs-9-2-lakhs-5109110%2F&tfw_creator=indianexpress&tfw_site=The%20Indian%20Express Gunnies World Records confirmed the record on their website for which Cognac connoisseur and experts were invited to witness the very first pour of the bizarre drink. After setting a budget-blowing record, Ms. McGroarty said, “Life is about trying new things and pushing boundaries.” She has broken the previous record of November 9, 2016, where cognac was sold at the InterContinental Hong Kong, China, for £7,072 (68,000 Honk Kong Dollars). Cognac is a special drink came from a bottle of 1858 Cuvée Leonie. It was discovered in the cellars of Jean Fillioux. [caption id="attachment_32830" align="alignnone" width="936"] Source[/caption] Technically speaking, Cognac is a type of brandy, according to Forbes. It means a distilled wine and then aging the resulting spirit in wood barrels. Such an interesting drink that may be few people haven't heard of may think now of experiencing it for once. So…all alcoholics! Have you ever thought of spending such huge amount on a shot of liquor? Think about it! You never know when your name gets discovered in the Guinness record.