Bottle of White House beer sells for $1,200

on 09/01/13 at 12:01 pm

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imagesA bottle of the White House’s famed homebrew sold for $1,200 at a charity auction, Obamafoodorama reports:

The single bottle of White House Honey Ale that President Obama presented to Minnesota resident Brad Magerkurth [above] last August has fetched $1,200 at auction, a price usually reserved for rare wines.  The President gifted Magerkurth with the bottle during an off-the-record stop at the Coffee Connection in Knoxville, Iowa while on a campaign bus tour …

… Ten people paid a total of $1,200 to share the 12-ounce bottle, with the proceeds going to the University [of Minnesota's] Amplatz Children’s Hospital…

 

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