Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Top O'the Market To Ye: "This $214 grilled cheese is dipped in gold"

Probably not the top but a mile marker on the road to...

From The Week:
Forget dipping grilled cheese in tomato soup — this high-end sandwich is dipped in gold.

Famed New York City restaurant Serendipity 3 serves up the "Quintessential Grilled Cheese Sandwich" for a record-setting $214.

The sandwich starts with two pieces of French bread, baked with Champagne and 23-karat gold. It's then stuffed with a rare Italian cheese that only 25,000 cows produce. Finally, it's brushed with white truffle oil and crisp gold fakes, grilled, and encrusted with more edible gold.

The extravagant sandwich is served with a lobster tomato bisque, making it Guinness World Records' most expensive sandwich....MORE