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On the other hand, there are few ridiculously overpriced foods around the world that need more than a silver spoon. Probably, a bank of gold! Here are 10 of the world's most expensive cuisines that can cost you a fortune just for a single bite.

1 Mattake or Matsutake Mushrooms - $1,000

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Matsutake mushrooms, or mattake for short, are said to have been part of the Japanese diet for more than a thousand years. mattake, mushroom is expensive because of its rarity. It is prized in Japanese, Korean, and Chinese cuisine for its distinct spicy-aromatic odor. The most popular is the one associated with the Japanese Red Pine. It is usually hidden under fallen leaves on the forest floor. While simple to harvest, it is extremely hard to find. The annual harvest in Japan is less than a thousand tons only.

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