Once upon a time, the world of pizza used to be simple, ranging from the classic Italian Margherita to the simple Pepperoni pizza. It’s now 2017 and pizzaioli are making the most outrageous creations known to humankind. Apparently it’s now a thing to put gold on top of your pizza. That’s right—gold. We’ve gathered up a list on the most over the top inventions from pizza makers around the world.
The $2000 gold leaf pizza
Of course we had to save the most eccentric for last. For the true pizza fanatics out there, this is the one for you. At the heart of New York’s Financial District, Industry Kitchen brings you their $2000 pizza. It’s topped with the finest English Stilton cheese, French foie gras and truffles, and Oscietra caviar. The final touch involves sprinkling 24-karat gold leaves on top, giving it a shiny and illuminating appearance. It’s too perfect to even consume!