Sunday, August 23, 2015
Largest Glass of Lemonade: Calypso breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)
LAS VEGAS, NV, USA -- As part of Calypso Lemonade Month, Calypso and Terrible Herbst attempted to break the Guinness World Records record for Largest Glass of Lemonade in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Thursday, August 20th – National Lemonade Day; they succeeded with a cup full of real lemons, real sugar and a lot of help; 3,211 gallons later they broke the world record for the Largest Glass of Lemonade, according to World Record Academy.
Photo: As part of Calypso Lemonade Month, Calypso and Terrible Herbst attempted to break the Guinness World Records record for Largest Glass of Lemonade in Las Vegas, Nevada. (enlarge photo)
The Guinness World Records' record for the largest cup/glass of soft drink contains 6,000 litres of mango juice (211,170.39 UK fl oz; 202,884.14 US fl oz) and was created by Kadi Mall (Saudi Arabia), in Jazan, Saudi Arabia, on 8 May 2015. The cup measured 2.16 m in Diameter and 1.64 m in height.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the longest line of lemonade stands; it consisted of 349 stands and was achieved by BPS and Beverly Elementary School (USA) in Beverly Hills, Michigan, USA, on 20 August 2011.
Calypso made its famous Original Lemonade recipe and filled a giant lemonade glass, which is outfitted with a pouring tap.
Free Calypso Original Lemonade was served to event attendees after the World Record was achieved.
The National Lemonade Day World Record Event is part of Calypso Lemonade Month (#CalypsoLemonadeMonth). During the month of August, Calypso is featuring a different Calypso lemonade flavor every day on social media and is holding daily giveaways with trivia, games and other contests.
National Lemonade Day is a fun celebration of lemonade in America, so what better way to celebrate than creating the largest glass of lemonade the world has ever seen," said Calypso President, Jeff Outlaw.
"We are extremely excited to be partnered with Calypso to break the World Record for the Largest Glass of Lemonade," said Mark Walters, Director of Sales for Terrible Herbst.
"We think giving away Calypso Lemonade from the biggest glass of lemonade ever made is a natural fit with the Big Stuff Giveaway – not to mention the perfect way to celebrate National Lemonade Day."
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