A Club Sandwich Worthy of the Luxury LabelSeptember 26, 2013
Creating the world’s most luxury Club Sandwich seems like a strange task, but it’s one the five-star hotel Hullet House decided to take on. They partnered with Hotels.com to create a sandwich costing $62. The culinary masterpiece more than doubled the most expensive club sandwich before it, found in Geneva.
Found between three slices of lightly toasted, crustless bread, this creating include A5 Wagyu beef, Black pork bacon, Belgian figs, Roma tomato, Romaine lettuce, Balik salmon, Iberico ham, French chicken, mesculn salad, green asparagus, cucumber, mayonnaise and an organic egg.
The chef responsible for this luxury Club Sandwich is Peter Lee. He says this is a sandwich for those looking to enjoy some of the most luxury ingredients on the face of the earth. According to Alison Couper of Hotels.com, this is a sandwich turned into a work of art with luxurious ingredients.
The luxury Club Sandwich can be found at The Parlor at Hullet House for $62 during June, July and August of every year. The ranking for the price of Club Sandwiches across the world was also released in the Hotels.com Club Sandwich Index for 2013. This index looks at the average price paid by real customers at 30 different hotels in tourist cities. They look at five, four and three star hotels and in total, 840 hotels were included in the survey.
• Geneva, Switzerland – $30.45
• Paris, France – $27.45
• Oslo, Norway – $26.72
• Stockholm, Sweden – $23.12
• Copenhagen, Denmark – $22.33
• Rome, Italy – $22.26
• Tokyo, Japan – $20.70
• London, UK – $20.65
• Sydney, Australia – $20.53
• Hong Kong, Hong Kong – $19.80
• Helsinki, Finland – $19.74
• Seoul, South Korea – $18.55
• New York, USA – $17.51
None of these average prices come close to the $62 price for the luxury Club Sandwich found in Hong Kong at the Hullet House Hotel. The ingredients make all the difference with this new sandwich using A5 Wagyu Beef and Balik salmon, which cost over $160 per kilo. These are luxury ingredients used to create one of the most delicious and luxurious Club Sandwiches in the world.