When the potatoes are more expensive than caviar
When the potatoes are more expensive than caviar: most expensive food in the world
Let’s start with the known, it would seem that product – caviar. It turns out that the most expensive caviar in the world is not black. And not even a rare gray.
The most expensive is the “Almas” Beluga caviar albino occasionally exported from Iran . One hundred grams of caviar, Packed into an indispensable jar of pure gold, will cost about 2 thousand dollars .
As you know, the most expensive mushroom in the world is the white truffle . It is impossible to place an exact price per kilogram of this delicacy, because almost every big mushroom is sold at auction . Sometimes this does not benefit neither the buyers nor the product. So, in 2004, bought for 28 thousand pounds mushroom weighing 850 grams… just rotten . Inconsolable buyer dug his garden in the hope that in its place will rise a new giant, but was later forced to transfer the remains to the homeland of the deceased, in Tuscany. In early November 2007, three Hong Kong tycoon chipped purchased 750 grams mushroom for 209 thousand dollars (so far this is the most money ever gave for truffle). With this instance did not happen nothing: it safely cooked and ate on the exclusive truffle Banquet, attended by families and friends of the magnates.
It would seem that common-the potato is not exorbitant can cost thousands! Nothing of the sort. Resourceful peasants living on the island Normate annually collect not more than 100 tons of varieties of “La Bonnotte” per year. As divine tuber (and according to the legend, this is the sort of brought the Supreme God of the Incas) exclusively gentle, be collected only manually. The most expensive potato in the world costs about 500 euros per kilo .
The most expensive pizza in the world “Luis XIII” offers young Italian chef Renato viola. It costs 8300 euros . According to the author, “this price is not exaggerated, if we bear in mind exclusive products and two people who come to the house to prepare it”. The pizza, besides the basics, prepared in the presence of the client. Includes: Buffalo mozzarella, three types of caviar and red lobster, prawns and lobster (all this, of course, elite and very expensive). Even salt in this pizza is not ordinary or even sea, and the Australian pink “Murray River”.
The most expensive omelet in the world can be eaten in the restaurant new York hotel “Le Parker Meridien”. It costs a thousand dollars . Besides the eggs in the omelet are a whole lobster. It is served on a bed of fried potatoes and decorated – ten ounces of sevruga caviar.
And for dessert
The most expensive dessert served in a new York restaurant “Serendipity 3”. Ice cream for 25 varieties of cocoa, decorated with whipped cream, slices of edible gold, as well as a small chocolate “La Madeline au Truffle” from “Knipschildt Chocolatier”, served in a glass decorated with gold border and diamonds with a gold spoon, also decorated with diamonds. This splendor is worth 25 thousand dollars . The desire to taste the dessert should be warned in advance. By the way, empty dishes the client can take home with them.
The world’s most expensive chocolate is called “Chocopologie by Knipschildt”. It is manufactured in the USA by “Knipschildt Chocolatier”. Naturally, it’s dark chocolate. Of course, it is not intended for long-term storage: because in order to confectionery longer does not spoil, it is necessary to use cheaper ingredients, which is unacceptable in “chocolatecream Haute couture”. A pound (453 grams) of “Chocopologie by Knipschildt” will have to pay 2600 dollars .
The world’s most expensive tea bag has created the British jewelers in honor of the 75th anniversary of the tea company “PG”. The bag is manually decorated with 280 diamonds. He stands 7 and a half thousand pounds . This bag was part of a raffle, the money from which was spent on construction of the children’s hospital in Manchester.