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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 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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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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Most ice cream scoops balanced on a cone

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Most ice cream scoops balanced on a cone

The most ice cream scoops balanced on a cone is 123, and was achieved by Ashrita Furman (USA) in…

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Fastest time to eat all chocolates from an Advent calendar

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Fastest time to eat all chocolates from an Advent calendar

The fastest time to eat all chocolates from an advent calendar is 1 min 27.84 sec, and was achieved…

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Most layers in a sandwich

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Most layers in a sandwich

The most layers in a sandwich is 60 and was achieved by DiLusso Deli Company (USA) at Madison Square…

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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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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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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 Smarties/M&Ms eaten in one minute blindfolded using chopsticks

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Most Smarties/M&Ms eaten in one minute blindfolded using chopsticks

The most M&Ms eaten in one minute blindfolded is 20 and was achieved by Ashrita Furman (USA), at the…

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Longest noodle

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Longest noodle

The longest noodle measures 3,084 m (10,119 ft 1.92 in) and was achieved by Xiangnian Food Co., Ltd.…

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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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Most juice extracted from grapes by treading in two minutes (individual)

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Most juice extracted from grapes by treading in two minutes (individual)

The most juice extracted from grapes by treading in two minutes (individual) is 20.3 litres (4.47…

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Largest pizza

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Largest pizza

The largest pizza has a total surface area of 1,261.65 m² (13,580.28 ft²) and was prepared by…

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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 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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