You will be amazed to read this, but this is true. A sweet-shop in Surat, Gujarat, India is selling gold-covered sweets. The shop called ’24 Carat Mithai Magic’ is selling a dry fruit specialty sweet covered in 24-carat pure gold leaf. Do you know how much it costs????
A kilogram of this sweet costs ₹9,000. Isn’t it shocking and we thought wearing gold jewellery was expensive. Seriously!!!
Gold Sweets are being sold in Gujarat, India
Sweets are an omnipresent entity between us Indians. Be it a wedding, a birthday, or any other occasion, it is incomplete without sweets. Till now you might have heard about many different types and ranges of sweets, but suddenly if we come up with ‘Gold Sweets’ then you will definitely wonder what is it? The sweets have been prepared by using dry fruits, especially cashews and gulkand and are wrapped in pure golden vark. And this 24-carat pure gold leaf sweets and not your ordinary, thin-layer of edible golden foil.
When asked how the idea of using gold was arrived, the owner of the shop, Prince Mithaiwala said that they came up with it keeping the health benefits of gold in mind. He said, “In place of silver, we have used pure gold leaf as it is beneficial for health. A number of people are buying it “. He elaborated that people are interested in buying these sweets because they are aware of the health benefits of consuming gold.
Not only this ’24 Carat Mithai Magic’ the 80-year-old brand sells a variety of sweets that are covered with pure 24-karat gold leaf. These sweets have been no doubt named ‘Gold Sweets’ and are the centres of attraction for all the customers visiting the shop.
Not stopping at this after the super demanding and super successful gold sweets, 24 Carat Mithai Magic is prepping up for the special edition of Gujarat’s specialty mewa sweets ‘Ghari’. The traditional sweets are wrapped with a modern twist and prepared in 17 different flavours mainly including chocolate, strawberry and mango.
Well, give these ‘Gold Sweets’ a try and share your experience with us.
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