The price of high-end wine has skyrocketed in recent years. In fact, for the past 21 years, several blue-chip wines have outperformed many stocks, and held steady with the Dow Jones Industrial Average [source: Stock Market Newsletters]. Experts say if you want to make money in the wine business you need to target top wines with the best vintages. You also need to properly store wines, preferably in a climate-controlled environment, and be able to recognize counterfeits. And buy early when prices are low [source: money.cnn.com].