Whether it’s a cheeseburger, hamburger or our desi vada pav, the good ol’ burger has plenty of fans. With layers of meat or veggie patties, topped with lettuce, cheese slices and juicy sauces stuffed between two slices of bun, it’s one of the tastiest snacks in the world. And burger always tastes amazing whether it’s devoured on the street or in a fine dining restaurant. Burger fans! We have delicious news for you. A Colombian restaurant, Toro McCoy now serves an exclusive burger plated with a layer of 24-karat gold. This is one expensive dish you’d have to try to know the Midas touch.
24-Karat Gold Burger In Colombia Fascinates Foodies
The coronavirus induced lockdown grappled the restaurant industry with panic. With staff salaries slashed, restaurants shut down, cancelled dine-in facilities and many others struggling, it’s indeed a challenge to stay afloat. One restaurant in Colombia came up with an innovative way to attract foodies. Toro McCoy recently launched an exclusive burger named ‘Oro McCoy’ which is plated with a layer of pure 24-karat gold. The restaurant describes its burger as “A brioche burger bathed in 24-karat Gold with double meat, caramelised bacon, and double cheese.”
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Gold Burger Costs ₹4330
This luxurious burger costs $59 ( ₹4330). The restaurant’s regular burger costs just $11( ₹807) in comparison. The chef Maria Paula stated to South China Morning Post’ The hamburger is put on it, the hamburger is closed, and then the gold foil goes on.” She also shed light on the importance of preparing this burger and handling the gold foil carefully. She stated to the SCMP that the gold foil gets damaged if it sticks to the chef’s fingers. So it’s crucial to place the gold foil correctly on the burger or it gets damaged.
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The Colombian restaurant, Toro McCoy started serving this unique 24-karat gold burger on November 27 to attract foodies. Their promotion video went viral and garnered over 90,000 views. Thousands of netizens were curious about its price and were eager to try out this creation for themselves. Well, if gold and diamond masks can become a trend this 2020, then why not a gold burger right! Back in India, Delhi serves a delicious and exclusive 24-karat gold ice cream. Check it out!