And do you think you helped make a really big pizza recently? You have nothing on this.
When Pizza Hut decided to bring back the “Big New Yorker” pizza, it’s a foldable slice of cheese and pepperoni pie designed to be eaten on the go in true Manhattan style. The company was looking for a way to celebrate this news.
Idea: Bring New York to Los Angeles and collaborate with YouTube star Airrack aka Eric Decker.
So they went to the Los Angeles Convention Center, which has enough space to hold a 13,990-square-foot pizza, with the goal of breaking the Guinness World Record for the world’s largest pizza.
They went to work on a giant pizza on Wednesday. .
Guinness confirmed the record-breaking designation in an email to CNN Travel late Friday afternoon.
How pizza was born
To complete the enormous task, workers first laid down a layer of dough, smeared with tomato sauce, and then added toppings. was given.
In total, 13,653 pounds (6,193 kilograms) of dough, 4,948 pounds of pizza sauce, over 8,800 pounds of cheese and about 630,496 pepperoni were used to make the record-breaking pie.
Pizza Hut CEO David Graves told Reuters that pizza won’t go to waste.
The previous Guinness record for the world’s largest pizza was set in 2012 by a group of Italian chefs. Their pizza is 1,261.65 square meters, gluten-free and named Ottavia.
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CNN’s Forrest Brown contributed updates to this article.