In the world of wealth and luxury will always be a demand for exclusivity. Some of the rich, the desire to explore something new, ready to pay the sum comparable with the cost of luxury cars. Before you – the most expensive food in the world:
10. Matsutake mushrooms (mattaka)
To buy 500 grams of these mushrooms will have to shell out $ 1,000. Mushrooms originally from Japan but grow in other Asian countries. The number of matsutake decreased because of the insects which destroy the trees in whose shade they grow. And since the cultivation method of mushrooms not found yet, there is a risk that they will disappear from the face of the Earth.
9. Bagel for $ 1,000
Hearty and tasty bun slathered with cream cheese, flavored with white truffles, Zlatolist and jam from the berries Goji.
8. “Frittata in a million” for $ 1,000
Dish, one serving of which costs $ 1,000, is made from lobster, egg and caviar sevruga, the cost of which equals 65 dollars for 30 grams. Continue reading
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
Martini Truffle – $ 100.
It offers London hotel Rocco Forte’s Browns Hotel. The cocktail consists of chocolate liqueur, Martini, and its highlight is the truffle, soaked in vodka for two days.
Ritz Sidecar – 515 dollars.
This cocktail is still served in the bar “Hemingway” Paris hotel “Ritz”. Why “yet”? Because of its composition, except for the liqueur Cointreau and lemon juice, is a very rare cognac “1830 Ritz Reserve”, which in the world there are only a few bottles. The uniqueness of this brandy gives a variety of grapes, the berries of which were collected in France in the 60-ies of the XIX century until the invasion of phylloxera, which destroyed many vineyards.
Magie Noir – $ 550.
The Foundation of this delicious cocktail Hennessy cognac, Dom Perignon champagne and BlackBerry cream liqueur Creme deMure. He served in the London club Umbaba. The cocktail was invented by bartender Gila Andre who was inspired by regular visitors to club the young bankers, who one day was bored to celebrate their award the traditional bottle of Cristal. And that cocktail was even more spicy, add the lemon juice, the pulp of fruits of litchi and a special extract from the bark africanigeria Yohimbe is a natural aphrodisiac. This masterpiece is served in a crystal glass, with a straw, which is made of 24-carat white gold by jeweler designs Tom Binns. Continue reading