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New York’s 230 FIFTH Rooftop Bar & Penthouse Lounge has released the world’s most expensive hot dog – priced at $2300 – in honour of National Hot Dog Day in the US on July 23.

Proceeds from the sale of the limited edition 230 FIFTH Dog will go to City Harvest, a food rescue organisation dedicated to feeding New York City’s hungry.

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A New York City food truck by the name of 666 Burger has released a new devilish $666 burger called the ‘Douche Burger’ – the world’s most expensive burger available from a food truck.

The truck’s co-owner, 36-year-old Franz Aliquo, described the creation perfectly on Facebook: it’s “a f–cking burger filled and topped with rich people’s s–t.”

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To get the British in the mood for summer – after experiencing the UK’s wettest June on record – a bar in Manchester is serving up the world’s most expensive bowl of strawberries and cream for £450.

The special edition of one of the UK’s most popular summer desserts is being served at the upmarket Circle 360 champagne bar in The Trafford Centre to celebrate the Wimbledon Championships 2012, according to Yahoo Lifestyle.

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The world’s most expensive edible cupcake has gone on sale in Dubai for the whopping price of AED3700 (USD1007).

Made using 23-carat edible gold sheets, the Golden Phoenix cupcake went on sale last Thursday to celebrate the opening of the cupcake franchise Bloomsbury’s in the Dubai Mall, The National reported.

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Renowned South Australian winery Penfolds has released the world’s most expensive wine.

Priced at a staggering US$168,000 per bottle, the new release is a limited edition of the winemaker’s 2004 Block 42 Cabernet Sauvignon – which retails locally for around $850 a bottle, according to The Australian.

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New York’s Serendipity 3 restaurant has cooked up the world’s most expensive burger at $295, according to Guinness World Records.

Le Burger Extravagant features a tantalising array of expensive ingredients…

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There’s a lot of things you could spend $1000 on. A new wardrobe, a weekend away… but an omelette?

Well, a New York hotel has come up with the world’s most expensive omelette – and it will cost you $1000.

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How much do you think a recipe could possibly be worth? Well, according to the owner of Kay Lee Roast Meat Joint in Singapore, about USD1.8 million.

That’s how much the owner of the eatery and her husband boosted the eatery’s sale price by when they put it up for sale this year, according to Bloomberg.

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Inspired by Earth Week we were thinking of some fun, eco-friendly things to do on a beautiful spring day. As the weather is getting warmer (we hope!) why not go on a picnic?

Start your weekend by downloading the GoodGuide app when shopping your picnic food. The GoodGuide is a shopping app, which will tell you what products are eco-friendly and which are not. It instantly reveals whether products are safe, healthy, green and socially responsible. Read more »

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Think you tipped the scales this Easter? Don’t worry – the calorie count of all the Easter eggs you consumed could not have come close to that of the world’s largest hot cross bun.

A team of five bakers in Manchester, England, have set a new Guinness World Record after creating the world’s largest hot cross bun, the Metro reported.

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