10 Most Expensive Cupcakes Ever

03/20/2014 at 07:17 PM ET
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Food Network UK’s Luxe Gold Cupcake

This article was originally published by The Daily Meal, a website that delivers dining news, trends, and food and drink experiences at all levels.

When Food Network does something, they do it right. Their Luxe Gold cupcake is filled with peach and champagne jam and has a dollop of buttercream made with Chateau Yquem. It’s also wrapped in 24 carat gold leaf and is guarded by a velvet rope and personal body guard. Considering it is values at $1,227.70, we cannot say we blame them!

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Cupcake Gourmet’s Sparkling Red Velvet

Women who ordered this Valentine’s Day treat were met with an exciting surprise. The red velvet cupcake, priced at $55,000, included an eight carat engagement ring in the center.

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Mervis Diamond’s Fantasty Cupcake

Mervis Diamonds created this cupcake to celebrate the store’s 100th anniversary. It was studded with diamonds all over and oozed supreme luxury. The price tag values at an estimated $30,000.

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Rox Diamond Cupcake

The Rox Diamond cupcake was created to honor the annual Glam in the City event in Scotland. The cupcake, a pretty pink treat, is dripping with tiny diamonds and is worth over $150,000.

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Food Network UK’s Cupcake Dress

Cupcakes can also, apparently, be couture. Food Network UK is at it again with their cupcake dress, made from 300 of the tiny treats. The price tag? $1,257.00.

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Steph on

So really it’s not the cupcake that’s valuable/expensive, it’s the diamond(s). Take the diamonds away, and you have a boring cupcake (except the first one!).

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