World Record Academy
 World Record registration
 Book of World Records
 World Record Certificate
 World Records in the News
 RSS News Feed  
  Bookmark and Share

    Thursday, March 29, 2012  

  Largest sticky toffee pudding: Farmhouse Fare sets world record (PICS)

CLITHEROE, UK--Clitheroe-based Farmhouse Fare created a 334 kg sticky toffe pudding which has raised £10,000 for cancer support charity Macmillan
, setting the world record for the Largest sticky toffee pudding, according to World Record Academy:
world's largest sticky toffee pudding by Farmhouse Fare
  Photo: The World's Largest Sticky Toffee Pudding weighed in at a record-breaking 334kg and chequed out at £10,000 for cancer support charity Macmillan.
  (enlarge photo)

  The Guinness world record for the largest serving of rice pudding weighed 303.74 kg (669 lbs 10 oz) and was achieved by Serres Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Serres, Greece.

  Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the most pudding eaten in three minutes: 1.34 kg (2 lb 15 oz), achieved by Donald Cunningham (USA) at Elizabeth Circle Park in Eustis, Florida, USA.

  A spokesperson for Farmhouse Fare said: "It was a fun day, we raised a great amount of money for charity and were really pleased.

  The World's Largest Sticky Toffee Pudding contained 190 eggs, 91kg of sugar and enough butter to spread on 7,300 sandwiches.
  The cream used in the sauce would be enough to top 2,400 scones for a cream tea, and it would take a date tree six months to produce the 38kg of dates used.

  The previous Guinness World Record was for a 200kg pudding.

  The Largest Sticky Toffee Pudding in The World weighed 334kg and took 10.5 hours to bake.

  Allison Metcalf, site operations manager at the Lancashire-based pudding firm, told British Baker that the firm trialled the baking of the pudding beforehand, originally baking it at a lower temperature for longer, but this didn't work.
  To aid the baking of the middle of the pudding, hollow aluminium tubes were placed through the cake to help the heat disperse more effectively.
world's largest sticky toffee pudding by Farmhouse Fare Photo: Seb Farrell, of Macmillan, and Farmhouse Fare founder Helen Colley with the cheque for $10,000.
  (enlarge photo)

  "It was fantastic to see so many people enjoying the pudding, while raising money for a very worthwhile cause," said Farmhouse Fare's founder Helen Colley for The Clitheroe Advertiser.

  "We're so proud of our team of bakers for creating such a magnificent pudding, and of our suppliers, Booths and members of the public for their incredible generosity."

  The record attempt was supported by supermarket chain Booths, which served up slices of the pudding – which was mixed by hand – in two of its Lancashire stores.

   Related world records:  
Most Expensive Chocolate Egg: William Curley sets world record
Tallest cookie tower: Woodrush High School set world record
Largest meat and potato pie: Wildwood chefs set world record

Tallest cake: China sets world record (Photos)

Fastest Cake Car: Carey Iennaccaro and Mike Elder sets world record (Video)

Longest Lontong: Indonesia sets world record (Video)

Longest Christmas cake: Pudong Shangri-la Hotel sets world record

Largest chocolate coin: Carphone Warehouse
Most Cupcakes on a Display Tower: Charity event sets world record (Video)

Largest Armadillo Cake: Goode Company

Most expensive chocolate pudding: Chef Marc Guibert

Largest chocolate bar: Thorntons breaks Guinness world record (Video)
Largest Chocolate Bar: 12,000-pound chocolate bar (Video)

Largest cottage pie: Welwyn one tonne pie set world record

   Largest cream puff: Wisconsin bakers (Video)

    Longest Chain of Ice Cream Sundae: Briarwood Day Camp (Video)

Largest box of doughnuts: Voodoo Doughnuts set world record
Hottest Pie: Ron Bruns of Bremen Patisserie
Most flavours of ice cream displayed: Matt and Mike Casarez

Thursday, March 29, 2012 4:21 PM

    [World Record Certificate

Bookmark and Share