Make a list of the world’s most expensive products is difficult, because in the world of luxury gastronomy everything is so volatile. And yet there are foods that in any season, regardless of trends and economic situation in the world, are unrelenting demand, which determines their high price.
1. Beluga caviar
Beluga caviar is the most expensive product in the world, because a kilogram of Beluga caviar costs up to $ 5,000. Beluga is one of the rarest species of sturgeon, which inhabits the Caspian basin. This caviar is harvested from sturgeon adults (20 years and older), which weigh at least 2 tons. Beluga caviar ranks first in the size of eggs (up to 2.5 mm in diameter) and nutritional value. The criterion for assessing the quality Beluga caviar is its color: the lighter the ROE, the higher the price (color varies from black or a dark purple to a pearly-gray). When you crack the egg, it bursts, and you feel a sharp salty taste, which nothing can not be confused. Beluga caviar is usually served with toast and butter, which underline her specific taste.
Saffron is the most expensive seasoning in the world. Depending on the time of year, the price of saffron varies from 1500 to 2500 dollars a pound (0,450 kg). Saffron is obtained from the flowers of saffron, hand-picked. To produce a pound of dry saffron, it is necessary 50 – 70 thousand flowers (this is a crop from an area of a football field).This is a very long and laborious process, which explains the sky-high (as for spice) the price of saffron. Continue reading
In those days, when the stores were empty shelves, our grandmothers and mothers were able to prepare delicious meals that could be bought on the market or in the shop. All eaten with great pleasure and appetite, because prepared with love and good humor.
And now we have days when we can’t afford expensive gourmet products. Have to settle for what I have. But I assure you that even the most simple of such familiar and inexpensive products can be prepared so that you will be satisfied and the family members, and guests .
Cheese soup is not only delicious first course for lunch. It can be cooked in the morning for Breakfast or in the evening for dinner. It is enough to have in reserve a little cheese and some other products. But if you plan to have lunch guests, the cheese soup will be used.
Option # 1
You will need: 5 potatoes, 1 carrot and bulb onion, a little butter or vegetable oil for roasting vegetables, 50-100 g cream cheese, salt, greens to taste.
1.5 l of water bring to a boil, add diced potatoes and cook until soft. Continue reading
Present a selection of food to try which will not everyone is a daredevil.
Fugu – Japan
Most of us are not considering seriously the possibility to get poisoned and die right at lunch time, but for those who dare to eat fugu, this possibility is quite real. Fugu is a Japanese fish that contains enough poison to kill 30 people at once. The chefs who prepared this expensive Japanese delicacy, you first have to go through years of training. No matter whether cooking this fish on the grill, stewed or served in thin sashimi, any tiny mistake during the cooking process automatically means a fatal outcome for someone who will eat the finished dish. If you are willing to take a chance and try the deadly delicacy, go to Japan from October to March, the season of fugu.
Fried spiders – Cambodia
Try this exotic dish can be anywhere in the territory of Cambodia, but specializes in fried spiders in the town of Skuon here: creepy creatures fried in oil with garlic so that they become crispy on the outside and soft, gooey inside. Continue reading