Kitchen is not only a workplace of the mistress or servant. It can become a real decoration of the house and even the most expensive designer project that exceeds the value of a bedroom or living room. Such properties has been created in the UK the world’s most expensive kitchen called the Colosseum-Oro .
It is based on a gold foil finish with 24 Karat gold and Venetian glass. It is designed for those people who are not used to count money then, when it comes to their comfort and luxury. Its cost is comparable to the cost of an average house in the UK and about half a million American dollars.
It was created in the company Marazzi design and first demonstrated on the show “Earls court”, where its products represent the most known and famous designers in the world. Since that time it is considered the standard of wealth and prestige and still remains a unique work of art.
In addition to gold leaf and Venetian glass in the manufacture of the Colosseum-Oro used Swarovski crystals, various kinds of embossed crocodile leather and lacquered tabletops of the most expensive types of natural stone.
Of the remaining kitchen items and attributes can be note the presence of freezer and refrigerator for storing wines, arranged like wine cellars, mikrovolnovaya, the oven. Only one electric plate exclusive of the developer, the company sub-zero & Wolf cost the creators of the Colosseum-Oro to 72 thousand us dollars. Continue reading
Where you can try burgers for $5000, omelets for $1000 and a pizza for €8000
The rule “the more expensive the better” in the case of cooking does not always work. Sandwich, cooked in a nondescript cafe, someone seems much more appetizing than filet Mignon from the elite restaurant. On the other hand, having ordered a dish, the cost of which is calculated even tens and hundreds of conditional units, Willy-nilly, you will begin to admire his taste — not least because they do not want to regret the money spent. However, as a rule, the admiration is quite sincere, the creators of expensive dishes tend not to make money out of anything, but to show their culinary skills and imagination. Forbes chose 10 edible masterpieces, which are able to inflict a serious blow to the budget gourmet.
Frenchman, Hubert Keller is widely respected among American chefs. He owns several restaurants, including Fleur, located in the world capital of gambling. It is here that serves a giant Burger for $5000: a Kobe beef, foie Gras and truffle sauce, all on a lush crispy bun. As a bonus — a bottle of Château Pétrus wine harvest in 1995, and exclusive glass that, if the client so wishes, will be shipped out to his home along with a certificate of quality. In addition, the satellite or companion, who will order the FleurBurger 5000, will receive a free Burger — though ordinary. Continue reading
Take, for example, the first dish, called “Gargullo” from Michel Brasa (Laguiole, France). This salad is more like a painting than a restaurant dish. However, this salad and its composition may include about 60 ingredients. Depending on the season, Michelle picks up the ingredients – this can be grass, and seeds, and vegetables, and even flowers that combine to give here is unusual, beautiful dish.
The next dish is also from France, it is served in the restaurant of Pierre Gagnaire (Paris). The dish is called “Crystal wind”, it is based on meringue. To achieve the airiness of protein in it add water and sugar and get the crystals.
Here is an unusual dish to find in Spain. This snail caviar and this dish is called “El Bulli”.
How about the egg with caviar and whipped cream? Want to try? Then you are in the new York restaurant Jean Georges.
“Palm heart” is the next dish that is served in the restaurant Alinea (Chicago, USA). The dish consists of five pieces of palm-trees with different fillings.
Another masterpiece of culinary art from the restaurant French Laundr (California,USA). This dish is called a “Moulard Duck foie Gras”. Served with blueberries and flowers from your own garden. Continue reading