The Internet is a black hole for strange, weird and wonderful things—especially when it comes to food. Rather than dive in yourself, let F&W do it for you. Here, five of the most absurd food items we saw this week.
Cronut Auction: Proving that Cronut-mania will never end, a dozen of Dominique Ansel’s pastry hybrids recently sold at City Harvest’s Bid Against Hunger auction for $14,000.
Pie-Croissant Hybrid: The newest addition to the wonderful world of pastry hybrids is the Piessant. Available at CakeHag.com, the piessant is a croissant dough wrapped around pie fillings. That's what they say anyway—the first flavor is "butter almond" and we've never heard of that pie.