Record-Setting Super Bowl Foods
Think your Super Bowl spread of chips and dip is impressive? Sorry, but compared to these Guinness World Record holders, your buffet is pathetic. On Super Bowl Sunday, when it comes to embarrassing displays conspicuous consumption, go big or go home.
Largest Bag of Potato Chips
1,083 lbs, Columbus, Ohio, 2005. Made from 3,850 lbs of potatoes, 1,050 lbs of hydrogenated soybean oil and 30 lbs of salt.
Largest Serving of Guacamole
4,114 lbs, Homestead, Florida, 2009. Made from 500 lbs of tomatoes, 100 lbs of mayonnaise, 500 limes and 3,500 lbs of avocados.
Largest Serving of Dip
2,315 lbs, Friendship, New York, 2000. Equals 32,000 servings of sour cream, tomatoes, onions, bell pepper, jalapeno and cilantro.
Largest Serving of Hummus
23,042 lbs, Beirut, Lebanon, 2010. Made from 16,000 lbs of boiled chickpeas, 4,000 lbs of tahini, 4,000 lbs of lemon juice and 154 lbs.
Longest Carrot (Y'know, For Dipping)
19 ft 1.96 in, Somerset, England, 2007. Grown by Joe Atherton.
129 feet by 98.6 feet, Iowa Falls, Iowa, 2005. 50,000 slices made from 700 lbs of sauce, 9,500 sections of crust and 4,000 lbs of cheese.
210 lbs, Sydney, Australia, 2010. Made from 179 lbs of beef, 120 eggs, 16 tomatoes, 120 cheese slices, 4 lbs of lettuce, 46 lbs of bread and a pound of barbecue sauce.
12,786 lbs, La Paz, Mexico, 2010. Made from a 1.7 mile long tortilla, 5,952 lbs of fish and 1,000 lbs of beans.
Longest Hot Dog
375 ft long, Monterrey, Mexico, 2008. Consisted of 1,000 individual servings.
1.7 miles, Dubai, UAE, 2010. 1,212 lbs, made with 900 baguettes and 600 jars of cream cheese spread.
Largest Barbecue Sandwich
1,337 lbs, New Bern, North Carolina, 2010. 300 servings of pulled pork topped with coleslaw.
Biggest Serving of Nachos
3,556 lbs, Frisco, Texas, 2010. 48 ft long, made with 300 cases of tortilla chips.
Biggest Serving of Potato Salad
9771 lbs, Nieuw-Vennep, Netherlands, 2005.
Largest Greek Salad
24,000 lbs, Ierapetra, Crete, 2010. Made from 13,000 lbs of tomatoes, 6,000 lbs of cucumbers, 1,764 lbs of feta cheese and 1,000 lbs of olive oil.
Largest Glass of Beer
430 gallons, Tustin, California, 2009. An 8 ft glass filled with Guinness.