Gold-flaked food is a trend in luxury dining, but is it worth the cost? According to Business Insider, hundreds of regular people polled on Reddit say no. Of course, with an unlimited flow of cash, diners can elevate their meals by dousing their food with gold. Even Amazon sells a 150mg jar of edible gold for $35. But after it's applied to food in restaurants around the world, the cost skyrockets. The gold doesn't add any flavor — just bling and a big, fat, tasteless price tag.

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