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June 12, 2017 - inconnu - A chef has created the world's most expensive meaty burger that costs a whopping â‚¬2,050 Euros / $2,290 USD / Â£ 1,800 GBPThe burger confirmed as the world's priciest by Guinness World Records ,includes lobster, caviar, foie gras, and truffle.The beef patty in the world's priciest burger is a blend containing the most expensive steak in the world - a Japanese dry-aged Wagyu, while the other is a luxurious Black Angus beef steak.The lobster is infused with Hermit Dutch Coastal gin, while other prime toppings include artisan Remeker cheese, Japanese fruit tomatoes and pricey Iberian ham.The burger sauce is made using lobster and a host of other top-quality ingredients that reads like a gourmand's dream shopping list: Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee, Madagascan vanilla, saffron, and Japanese soy.And to top it all off, the brioche burger bun , worth â‚¬120 on its own) is covered in 24 karat gold leaf.Dutchman Buik, chef at the South of Houston restaurant in The Hague, said he created the pricey sandwich to earn a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records.He had already made and sold 100 different types of limited edition burgers to celebrate selling 15,000 burgers at his previous workplace in just six months.But this time, he wanted to try something truly headline-grabbing to celebrate International Hamburger Day on May 28. The total cost of ingredients for his pricey burger came to â‚¬1,000 before he had even started cooking with them.He said his love of burgers stems from his time working for Soho House in London for two years.His gold leaf-topped burger doesn't feature on his restaurant's menu, but he said he would be willing to make it for someone if they asked for it.Buik, whose love of burgers stems from his time working for Soho House in London for two years, said his pricey burger - though delicious - is not the best he's ever eaten. He said that was one her ate at a Byron restaurant in the UK which cost him just #â‚¬1
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- Daily Round Up 12 June 2017