Top 10 Luxury Foods and Beverages in the World
There are many rare and expensive foods and liquors. These are great and Luxury Foods and Beverages in the World for those have enough money to spend. Here we are introducing an article about top 10 luxury foods and beverages in the world. These foods and beverages are delicious and also expensive. Each of them comes with attractive presentation and many bottles are designed by famous artists, chef or food makers. Some of the dishes are gold or diamond encrusted, serving in gold plates etc. If you are searching for a good luxury food or beverage, check out our list.
1. Beluga Caviar
The Beluga Caviar is known as caviar, which was found primarily in the Caspian Sea. This is the most expensive food item in the world. It generally ranges from purple to black. This food served on its own on small pieces of toast. This luxury food item costing up to $5,000 per kilogram. There is no need of additions of flavor to improve it.
The Saffron is known as most expensive spice, which derived from the flower of Crocus sativus. This is considered as among the world’s most costly spices by weight. This is the three stigmas and style of the crocus flower. This spice has a bitter taste as well as a hay-like fragrance. Its price reaches $2,000 per pound (depending on season).
3. Kobe Beef
The Kobe Beef is also called as Kobe niku or Kobe-ushi in Japanese. This refers to beef from the Tajima-gyu breed of cattle found in Japan’s Hyōgo Prefecture. This food item is popular for its tenderness, flavor, and fatty, well-marbled texture. This food item should not be cooked further than medium-rare. It can cost up to $300 per pound.
4. Bird’s Nest
The Edible bird’s nests are regarded as one of the most expensive animal products consumed by humans. It is created by edible-nest swiftlets by using solidified saliva. This food item usually served as a soup. This is a highly prized food and tonic among several ethnic groups in Southeast Asia. It has the ability to rejuvenate as well as restore youthfulness.
The Fugu is a Japanese word for pufferfish, which are deadly due to its tetrodotoxin. So it is important that to remove toxic parts of the fish and to avoid contaminating the meat. This fish item has become one of the most celebrated Japanese dishes. This is an expensive delicacy in Japan. The government allows the chefs to prepare the fish, only who have qualified after three or more years of training.
6. Tequila – Tequila Ley .925 Ultra Premium Anejo Tequila – Pasión Azteca
The Tequila – Tequila Ley .925 Ultra Premium Anejo Tequila – Pasión Azteca is considered as the most expensive tequila in the world. The Fernando Altamirano is an artist, who design the bottle. The bottle is diamond encrusted using precious metals (platinum) as a base and custom. It is available at US$ 3.5 million.
7. Henri IV, Cognac Grande Champagne for $2 million
The Henri IV, Cognac Grande Champagne for $2 million is one of the world’s most expensive beverages in the world. It contains an alcohol content of 41%. Jose Davalos is a well known jeweler, who crafted the jeweled packing. It has been aged for 100 years. The bottle is measures of approximately 8 kg weighs.
8. Diva Vodka
The Diva Vodka is considered as a Scottish super premium sand filtered vodka, which is triple filtered, initial through the ice, then next through Nordic birch charcoal, and at last through sand as well as precious gems. Each bottle of Diva Vodka has a wand full of crystals running right through the middle of the bottle. This super premium gem filtered vodka is priced at $1 million.
9. Dalmore 62
The Dalmore 62 is regarded as world’s most expensive whiskey. Its bottle has been bought for a new world record of £125,000. There are only 12 bottles are made. Its single bottle contains enough liquor to pour out a number of drinks, and not just a drink or two. Dalmore 62 Single Hiland Malt Scotch is a luxury liquor, which was brought by a businessman at whopping $58,000.
10. Armand de Brignac Midas
The Armand de Brignac Midas is known as an expensive beverage because of the enormous size of the bottle. Armand de Brignac Gold Brut, Armand de Brignac Blanc de Noirs, Armand de Brignac Rosé, Armand de Brignac Demi Sec etc. are the five cuvées in the Armand de Brignac range. The bottle of the champagne was designed by a 14-year-old Flavor Flav. Available at Rs. $215,000/- (approx).