Published on April 24th, 2014 | by seanear1ey0
Hunger Games: How much would you pay for toast?
It’s the new buzz that’s spreading through US food capital San Francisco and it’s also the comfort food yer mammy will dish up with a hot drop to soothe that sore head the next day – the humble slice of toast. Americans are snatching up artisan slices of batch, loaf, pumpernickel and otherwise for $4 and upwards thanks to a new surge in popularity for our grilled friend.
Lighly dusted truffle toast, chunky butter slathered sourdough or rye and cream cheese toast – put on it what you might – $4 Dollar Toast (or €2.89 toast to you and me) is on the rise. How long before we see it here? Is $4/€2.89 a crazy amount to pay for two slices of toast? Is $4 heralding the emergence of an American Celtic Tiger of wreckless spending?
Check out Zagat’s mini-doc for more…