Food is the most important thing in the world without which no one can live. It is essential for humans to live a healthy life and to do work as well. Good quality usually comes with a bigger price tag.However sometimes price is more than just quality, but a statement.In this list we’ll be showing you 5 of the most expensive foods in the world.
1) Italian White Alba Truffle
Again truffles are already very expensive. The high price of truffles are down to how difficult they are to harvest.
In the past pigs where used to sniff out truffles underneath the soil, however now dogs are more commonly used.Usually truffles aren’t much bigger than a small rock, however this Italian White Alba Truffle was a whopping 1.51 kilograms.This means when it was put up for sale, A Hong Kong business man bought it for an insane $160,000.
2) Almas Caviar
We all know Caviar is already very expensive. Essentially its raw fish eggs taken straight from a fishes ovaries. However the Almas Caviar makes regular caviar look cheap.
It comes from Iran and is so rare that finding a store that sells it is almost impossible.However a store in Piccadilly, London, does sell it for stupid amounts of money. 1 kilo of of Almas Caviar will cost you $25,000 & it will be packaged in tin box made of 24 karat gold.
3) Wagyu Ribeye Steak
It is a fact that keeping live stock healthy, feeding them a good diet & letting them live in good conditions does make their meat taste better.However this rare beef from cattle bred in Japan goes the extra mile.
They receive regular massages and beer is infused in their diet. The beer doesn’t make a difference to the taste of the meat, but does keep the cattle nice & relaxed.The massages are done to prevent cramping of muscles, which makes their meat extra tender.All this special treatment does however come with a price tag.One of these steaks was once served in New York for a whopping $2,800.
4) Westin Hotel Bagel
Yes this is essentially just a bagel, garnished in extremely expensive ingredients.There’s nothing special about the bagel itself however it is topped with a small amount of white truffle cream cheese and goji berry-infused Riesling jelly.
However just to add a bit more luxury, real gold flakes are added on top.The outcome is the most expensive bagel that will set you back $1,000.I guess when you’re so rich that wearing gold is no big deal, you have to resort to eating it.
5) Densuke Black Watermelon
Black watermelons are very rare & expensive. However the Densuke variety that is only grown in the island of Hokkaido in Japan are probably the kings of all watermelons.These deliciously expensive watermelons sell for about $6,000 each.
A harvest will typically yield only a few dozen fruits so they are extremely rare.Aside from being so rare they are apparently amazingly crisp & their sweetness is incomparable. This makes them a must have purchase for any millionaire watermelon lover.
But these foods from around the world need more than silver spoons, they might very well need wallets of gold!