A giant bowl of black sesame soup shared by 1,059 guests at the Black Sesame Festival in Guangxi’s Rong county won three world records under authentication of the World Records Association on Wednesday, according to Xinhua News.
The massive bowl measures 3.49 meters in diameter and 1.58 meters in height. Not only was it recorded as being the largest bowl of black sesame soup ever made, it also broke a record for the number of people involved in making it (898 company workers) and the number of people who shared it.
The Black Sesame Festival was held by the Nanfang Black Sesame Group in Guangxi’s Rong county. A total of 1,059 workers and guests attended the event, including the consular officers of Burma and Cambodia from the Nanning Consulate, said China News.
That’s a county with a lot of black sesame pride.
By Lucy Liu
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