When we buy wine for parties, we buy multiple bottles—a couple of reds, a couple of whites. But what if you could buy four bottles in one? Or what if you did something really awesome, and a regular-size bottle just seems insulting? What if you have a yacht to christen this weekend? It might be time for some outsize wine… OK so most of us aren’t going to buy a 20-bottle Nebuchadnezzar (at least not without the help of four able-bodied men). But the world of large format wine bottles has always been a slight curiosity, eccentric and elegant, seemingly impractical but oh so tempting. Here’s your guide to large format wine bottles:

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