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Cold beer, hot price

Summer is coming, sing cu cu, so what could be nicer than a cold beer? And they don't get much colder than Allsopp's Arctic Ale, a brew that was made especially to go to the Pole with Sir George Nares' expedition of 1875.

A rare survivor of that 140-year-old batch turned up in a Shropshire garage a few months ago and the finder, realising he had stumbled upon something good, swiftly entered it into the saleroom of Trevanion and Dean, where it was expected to make around £600.

There have been collectable beers before, of course, not least the few bottles of Löwenbräu that were found in the wreckage of the Hindenburg. One of those sold for over $18,000 in 2009. The plucky bottle of British beer couldn't quite get to that amount, not least because in the saleroom disaster generally trumps pluck, but it still flew the flag for the old country pretty well.

Aaron Dean said: "We have all seen empty bottles from the C19th but this bottle went all the way to the Arctic circle and came all the way back - how many more of these will we see? Not many. It was a great historic object. There are many collectors when it comes to exploration and the Internet went bonkers when the item came up, while there were three bidders in the room and people on the telephone too."

It was a member of this last group who won the bottle, paying £3,300 for the privilege. GAN understands it will go into his collection of Arctic memorabilia, rather than his fridge.

Thanks to the special offer now on at Tesco, the winning bidder could have spent his £3,300 on 7,920 bottles of Budweiser instead of one bottle of Allsopp's. More refreshing, perhaps, but not as interesting.
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