Desserts are just the sublime ending anyone can have to a 3-course meal. The dessert makes a symphony and link between itself, the appetizer dish and the entrée. There’s nothing better than being able to enjoy something sweet and tasty: cake, cookies, pie, pudding, or anything else- as long as it has sugar in it. When you indulge in sweet desserts, you might worry about a costly dental bill in your future.
The list below shows the top 10 most expensive desserts in the world today and these desserts are not just any desserts but one of the most elegant as well as one of the most tastiest desserts you would ever eat in your life.
- Noka Chocolate, Vintage Collection
The Noka Chocolate can be considered the simplest dessert in the list. This collection of Noka Chocolate cost $854 per pound. This particular chocolate is sold by a company renowned for making one of the world’s finest desserts in the world. The cocoa from which this chocolate is made is found in Ivory Coast, Venezuela, Ecuador and Trinidad. This chocolate is made from at least 75% cocoa. Each of this chocolate is packaged in its special Noka Box.
- Golden Opulence Sundae
The Golden Opulence Sundae is provided by Serendipity 3 restaurant located in New York. This sundae costs about $1000 USD. This special dessert was created to celebrate the 5oth Anniversary of Serendipity which is known as Golden Anniversary. This is why the dessert is named the Golden Opulence Sundae. This Sundae consists of 5 scoops of Tahitian Vanilla Bean Ice cream incorporated with Venezuelan Chuao Chocolate and Madagascar Vanilla. The dessert setting ends with a leaf on top which is covered in 23K genuine Gold. The Sundae also consists of Marzipan Cherries, Paris Candied Fruits and Truffles.
- The Brownie Extraordinaire
This dessert is found on the East coast of the U.S. It is sold in Brule, a restaurant located in Atlantic City. This brownie is not any ordinary brownie. It is made from Dark Chocolate and the Brownie is covered with Hazelnuts. It is served with an ice cream scoop. The Brownie Extraordinaire claims the 8th spot in the list of the top 10 most expensive desserts costing around $1000 USD.
- The Sultan’s Golden Cake
The Sultan’s Golden Cake can be bought from the Ciragan Palace Hotel in Istanbul, for the $1,000. The cake is made of apricot, pears, figs, and quince that are then put into a Jamaican Rum and it is left to soak in the Rum for 2 years. The finishing touches added to the cake include caramel, black truffles and French Polynesia Vanilla bean. The topping of the cake include a 24 carat gold leaf. This dessert is the 7th most expensive dessert in the world costing around $1000 USD.
- Macaroons Haute Couture
Macaroons are one of the world’s most common desserts. The main science with making the macaroon is that we need to make two meringue puffs that are filled with butter cream. This dessert is most popular in France. There are about thousands of flavors in which macaroons are available. These flavors include red wine, peanut butter, and balsamic vinegar. The 100% choice and satisfaction of the customers make the Macaroons Haute Couture rightly a $7000 USD dessert.
- The Fortress Stilt Fisherman Indulgence
The Fortress Stilt Fisherman Indulgence is one of the most beautifully presented desserts in the world. Its plating is inspired by stilt fishing in Sri Lanka. The Fortress Stilt Fisherman Indulgence portraits a fishing scene made of several awesome ingredients like mango, exotic fruits and chocolate as well as Irish cream. A mango pomegranate compete makes it sublime. The fisherman is made out of chocolate which is hanging on the stilt. Underneath the fisherman is an 80 carat aquamarine making The Fortress Stilt Fisherman Indulgence cost around $14,500 USD.
- Frrrozen Haute Chocolate
The Frrrozen Haute Chocolate is another Serendipity 3 dessert. This dessert is definitely sublime. At the price of $25,000 USD, The Frrrrozen Haute Chocolate contains a wide variety of different cocoas that are found from 14 countries. A 5-gram 24-carat gem is also added. At the top is a whipped cream. The Frrrrozen Haute Chocolate comes with a gold goblet and decorated diamonds. There is also a gold spoon which you can take at home. The Frrrrozen Haute Chocolate is placed on the 4th spot in the list of the top 10 most expensive desserts in the world .
- Platinum Cake
The Platinum cake makes it to the 3rd spot in the list of the top 10 most expensive desserts in the world. The Platinum cake costs around $130,000 USD. This particular cake was designed by Japanese chef, Nobue Ikara. The cake is decorated with white frosting and the cake is cloaks with pure and genuine platinum in forms of chains, necklaces as well as pendants and pins. The Platinum cake was showcased by the Platinum Guild International.
- Strawberries Arnaud
Coming in 2nd on the list, the Strawberries Arnaud is just perfect. The Strawberry Arnaud is available at the Arnaud restaurant which is located in the city of New Orleans. This dessert only contains a bowl of strawberries and mint but still is worth $1.4 million USD. Why? It is because you will locate a 4.7 carat pink diamond embedded on the strawberries. The Strawberry Arnaud is served with a wine set of $24,850. No wonder the Strawberry Arnaud takes the 2nd place in the list.
- Diamond Fruitcake
Standing tall on the 1st spot is the Diamond Fruitcake. It is the most expensive dessert in the world with a price tag of $1.65 million USD. The Diamond Fruitcake was auctioned off at Christmas day. The Diamond Fruitcake took the chef 6 months to design and 1 month to finish it. There are about 223 small diamonds embedded on The Diamond Fruitcake. Excluding the diamonds, The Diamond Fruitcake is fully edible to eat once you have taken out all the small diamonds. All of these top 10 most expensive desserts seem a work of art and looks great too. But with the price tag associated with each one of these expensive desserts, it is said to know that only a handful of people can actually try out these desserts in their life. However, there is no restriction in making a replica of it at home.