Largest collection of cookbooks
Lisa Ekus
4,239 total number
United States (Hatfield)

The largest collection of cookbooks is 4,239, and was achieved by Lisa Ekus (USA) in Hatfield, Massachusetts, USA, on 25 July 2019.

Lisa has been collecting cookbooks for over 40 years. The depth and breadth of her culinary library is a source of pride and is a practical, useable research oriented library for chefs, cookbook authors, and colleagues. Achieving this record has given Lisa the affirmation and recognition that she has been looking for. She expresses "For me, it's all about the quality of my collection, as well as the quantity."