IBIS World, a leading market research service recently published a report on speciality food stores in the USA. It found that the industry is worth $8 billion dollars in revenue and has been growing consistently in the past five years. Speciality food spending is predicted to rise as consumers look to source the more elusive items available on the market today from across the globe.
This infographic details the must have foods everyone should try before they die, along with facts about each of the twelve foods listed, the country of origin, and what you are likely to pay for the privilege of tasting them.
Travelling from the Italian hills to find the elusive White Alba Truffle, to the depths of the Caspian Sea in search of Almas Caviar. Viewing eye opening record auction prices for Yubari Kind Melons, to ordering the Japanese Fugu Fish that if not prepared properly could kill you. We have all the information you need and where to find it.
Knowing where to source these gourmet delights is key to satisfying your epicurean curiosity. We profile the top ten speciality stores, artisan food halls and open air food markets across Europe including those in major city destinations such as London, Berlin and Paris.
If decadence is what you are after, we show you where in the world you can order seven of the most opulent meals. These range from a dessert topped with a pink diamond to a custom order of million dollar sushi.
And we have saved the best for last. While we love to source exciting food to tantalise our taste buds, there is nothing better than being served by a world renowned chef. Dining out will never be the same again after visiting one of our top five restaurants across the globe from the big apple to the city of lights.
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