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Most expensive fungus

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Most expensive fungus

The white truffle ( Tuber magnatum pico ) is the world's most expensive edible fungus, fetching up…

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Largest bubblegum bubble blown

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Largest bubblegum bubble blown

Chad Fell (USA) blew a bubblegum bubble with a diameter of 50.8 cm (20 in) without using his hands…

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Fastest time to peel and eat an orange blindfolded (team of two)

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Fastest time to peel and eat an orange blindfolded (team of two)

The fastest time to peel and eat an orange blindfolded (team of two) is 17.15 seconds, and was…

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Most expensive hot dog

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Most expensive hot dog

The most expensive hot dog is $169 (£101.69; 122.96€) and was sold by Tokyo Dog (USA) in Seattle,…

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Largest serving of pancakes

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Largest serving of pancakes

The largest serving of pancakes is 12,716 achieved by JSC MAKFA (Russia), in Moscow, Russia, on 25…

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Largest collection of hamburger related items

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Largest collection of hamburger related items

The largest collection of hamburger related items belongs to Harry Sperl, (a.k.a. Hamburger Harry,…

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Most pubs visited

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Most pubs visited

Bruce Masters (UK) has visited 46,495 pubs and various drinking establishments since 1960, sampling…

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Heaviest green cabbage

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Heaviest green cabbage

The heaviest cabbage weighed 62.71 kg (138.25 lb) and was presented at the Alaska State Fair by…

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Heaviest carrot

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Heaviest carrot

The heaviest carrot weighs 10.17 kg (22.44 lb) and was grown by Christopher Qualley of Otsego,…

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Largest cake sculpture

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Largest cake sculpture

The largest cake sculpture measures 16.46 m x 13.94 m x 0.54 m (54 ft x 45 ft 7 in x 1 ft 9.25 in)…

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Heaviest avocado

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Heaviest avocado

The heaviest avocado is 2.495 kg (5 lbs 8 oz), and was achieved by Felicidad Pasalo (USA), in Hilo,…

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Longest line of hot dogs

The longest line of hot dogs measures 1,464.03 metres (4803 ft 2.97 in) and was achieved by Embasa,…

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Most expensive cheesecake

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Most expensive cheesecake

The most expensive cheesecake sold for $4,592.42 (£3,496.44; 3,955.57€) and was made by chef…

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Most pumpkins carved in one hour

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Most pumpkins carved in one hour

The most pumpkins carved in one hour is 109 and was achieved by Trevor Hunt (USA) on the set of…

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Most Big Macs consumed

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Most Big Macs consumed

The most Big Macs consumed was achieved by Donald Gorske (USA), who ate his 28,788th Big Mac in Fond…

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Largest scoop of ice cream

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Largest scoop of ice cream

The largest scoop of ice-cream weighed 1365kg 312.93g (3,010 lb) and was created by Kemps LLC (USA),…

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Largest vegan cake

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Largest vegan cake

The largest vegan cake is 462.4 kg (1019 lb 6 oz) was made by Therese Lindgren (Sweden), in…

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Largest M&M's mosaic (logo)

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Largest M&M's mosaic (logo)

The largest M&M's mosaic (logo) measures 49.59 m² (533 ft² 115 in²) and was created by Mars…

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Longest tiramisu

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Longest tiramisu

The longest tiramisu measures 266.90 m (875 ft 7 in) and was prepared by Tiare Shopping and Mirko…

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Most hamburgers eaten in three minutes

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Most hamburgers eaten in three minutes

The most hamburgers eaten in 3 minutes is 12 and was achieved by Takeru Kobayashi (Japan) on the set…

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