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16 Edible Gold Leaf Snacks

From Luxe Gilded Donuts to Gold-Plated Sushi Rolls

— May 13, 2017 — Luxury
Edible gold leaf is often used to add a lavish touch to high-end cakes and other bite-sized confections, but it is also now being used to elevate inexpensive foods like ramen noodle bowls, pizza and ice cream cones.

While some are choosing to use gold leaf powder as sparingly as possible to add a premium touch to a dish, others are using entire sheets of gold leaf foil to cover everything from donuts and sushi rolls to dumplings.

With the integration of gold leaf as an edible ingredient, the prices of ordinary food items skyrocket. For instance, the Tobu Ikebukuro Department Store sells its Oma Honmaguro Roll for $200, while the Frida at Grand Velas Los Cabos Resort serves its decadent gold leaf-topped taco for a high price of $25,000.
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Amorous Champagne Marshmallows
Amorous Champagne Marshmallows
These Boozy Raspberry Marshmallow Desserts are Served as Hearts
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Gilded Ramen Dishes
Gilded Ramen Dishes
Koa Eatery Serves Ramen Noodle Dishes Decorated with Edible Gold Leaf
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Extravagant Golden Pizzas
Extravagant Golden Pizzas
The 24K Gold Pizza Has Fancy Toppings Including Caviar and Foie Gras
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Gilded Champagne Cakes
Gilded Champagne Cakes
This Boozy Layered Dessert is Filled with Pink Champagne Pastry Cream
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Lavish Mexican Tacos
Lavish Mexican Tacos
The Frida at Grand Velas Los Cabos Resort Serves a Decadent $25,000 Taco
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24-Karat Hybrid Donuts
24-Karat Hybrid Donuts
Goldeluck's Bakeshop Offers a Gilded Version of its Famed Croissant Donuts
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Edible Gold Dumplings
Edible Gold Dumplings
For a Limited Time, Gyoza no Antei is Serving Gold Leaf Asian Dumplings
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Gigantic Luxe Sushi Rolls
Gigantic Luxe Sushi Rolls
This Honmaguro Roll Features Edible Golden Flakes and a $200 Price Tag
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Gold Leaf Gelato Cones
Gold Leaf Gelato Cones
Oyaizu Seicha Serves Green Tea Ice Cream Cones with Edible Gold Leaf
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Luxury Oyster Dining Experiences
Luxury Oyster Dining Experiences
Laguna Pearl Has Crafted a Lavish Date for National Oyster Day
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Haute Easter Chocolates
Haute Easter Chocolates
The BULGARI Il Cioccolato Specialty Chocolate Shop Offers Elegant Treats
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Luxe Gilded Donuts
Luxe Gilded Donuts
The Golden Cristal Ube Donut Creation Has a Price Tag of $100
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Gold-Plated Sushi Rolls
Gold-Plated Sushi Rolls
Shinjuku Isetan Offers a Sushi Roll Wrapped in Edible Gold Leaf
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Gilded Ice Cream Cones
Gilded Ice Cream Cones
This Japanese Treat Consists of Soft-Serve Ice Cream Wrapped in Gold Leaf
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Gilded Ice Cream Cones
Gilded Ice Cream Cones
At Its Gilded Temple, Kinkakuji Serves a Gold Leaf Ice Cream Topping
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Delicious Geology Cakes
Delicious Geology Cakes
This Beautiful Cake Design Mimics Natural Rocks with Sweets
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