We have heard of celebrities like JLo and Heidi Klum insuring their body parts. But this guy is no famous star however his tongue is insured at $22 million. Gennaro Pellicia a coffee tester at Costa Coffee. An unnamed group of underwriters at Lloyd’s, the world’s oldest and biggest insurance market, will pay out if he, the chief taster at Costa Coffee in the UK, loses his mastery.
The Costa Italian Master of Coffee is responsible for ensuring the quality of 108 million cups of Costa coffee that are estimated to have been drunk in Britain each year. He personally tests every batch of new raw materials before they leave Costa Coffee’s roaster in south London. After being blessed with such good taste buds it is no surprise that he has topped the list of the world’s most expensive insurance policy for a body part.Truly gifted!