Expensive World Records

5 Records Found

00:15 United States

Most Expensive Starbucks Drink

William E. Lewis Jr.

William L. purchased a Starbucks "Mega Grande Latte," a 160-ounce coffee drink for $83.75 US. The drink featured 99 shots of espresso, 17 pumps of vanilla syrup, mocha, and matcha powder. It contained 6,464 milligrams of caffeine. Read more about the feat here.

34:10 England

Most Expensive Burger

Groupon and Honky Tonk

To celebrate selling its five millionth food and drink voucher in the UK, online marketplace Groupon partnered with London-based restaurant merchant, Honky Tonk, and created The Glamburger. Chef Chris Large made the burger patty with 220 grams of Kobe Wagyu beef minced with 60 grams of New Zealand venison to perfectly balance the fat content, with a rich center of black truffle brie to create a liquid pocket once the meat has cooked. The burger patty is then seasoned with smoked Himalayan salt and served with a Canadian lobster poached in Iranian saffron. Atop the lobster was maple syrup coated streaky bacon, Beluga caviar and a hickory smoked duck egg intricately covered in edible gold leaf. The bun is seasoned with a Japanese matcha and cream mayonnaise and coated in gold leaf. The finishing touches are a mango and champagne jus and grated white truffle. The Glamburger currently retails at £1,100.

23:59 Japan

Most Expensive Soba Dish

Groupon Japan

Online marketplace Groupon Japan partnered with Chef Mario Frittoli in creating the most expensive soba dish. The dish contains the finest high-quality ingredients including Hokkaido soba flour, lobster, Beluga caviar, sea urchin, tomato, avocado, Ouma tuna belly, gold leaf, Japanese seaweed, and 30-year-old balsamic vinegar. The soba dish currently retails at 270,000 Japanese Yen, approximately $2,200.00.

11:11 Hong Kong

Most Expensive Steamed Bun


Online marketplace Groupon Hong Kong partnered with Chef Chan Kowk Keung in creating the most expensive steamed bun. The bun contains the finest high-quality ingredients including dried abalone, dried sea cucumber, and dried fish maw king. Popular bun fillings include lotus paste, egg custard and char siu. The steamed bun currently retails at 16,888 Hong Kong Dollars, approximately $2,178.45.

01:04:12 Australia

Most Expensive Lobster And Beef Pie

Groupon Australia

To celebrate selling its two millionth food and beverage voucher sale, online marketplace Groupon Australia partnered with Lord Dudley Hotel in Woollhara, Sydney and created The Surf & Turf. The pie contains the finest high quality ingredients including West Australian lobster, Wagyu beef, truffles, porcini mushrooms, gold leaf and two bottles of the finest Penfolds Grange wine. The Surf & Turf currently retails at 12,000 AUD.

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