Dan Abbate – Creator of the largest hot dog commercially available
Gorilla Tango Novelty Meats (USA) are the inventors of the Big Hot Dog and it was CEO Dan Abbate who came up with the idea.
The Big Hot Dog weighs 3.18 kg (7 lb) and measures 40.64 cm (16 in) long and 10.16 cm (4 in) in diameter.
Just one of these can provide 40 regular-sized servings for a cost of for £24.60 ($40)!
Longest hot dog
Novex SA (Paraguay) made a hot dog measuring 203.80 m (668 ft 7.62 in) at the Expoferia 2011, in Mariano Roque Alonso, Paraguay, on 15 July 2011.