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'Pie-scraper' burger reaches new heights


Posted on Wednesday, 7 May, 2014 | Comment icon 23 comments

The immense creation contained ten individual burgers. Image Credit: sxc.hu
Takeaway boss John Clarkson put together a burger so large that it was as tall as a human being.
Measuring a whopping 1.6m in height and created by the same man who previously put together a giant deep-fried Ferrero Rocher, the artery-clogging burger stack is thought to be the tallest ever made.

Consisting of ten three quarter-pound cheeseburgers, the culinary marvel was infused with several fast food favorites including bacon sandwiches, spaghetti bolognese and even a pizza. In total the creation contained 30,000 calories, more than ten times the daily recommended intake.

"We've already created a full burger encased inside another burger so I thought why not try other things inside a burger?" said Clarkson who runs the Mister Eater's Eating Emporium in Lancashire. "Say, a pork pie, a chip butty or a pizza?"

Clarkson's wife Corinne has also been keen to try out new ideas in the kitchen.

"Everyone thinks we are a bit nuts but they aren’t surprised by the things we do now," she said. "It's a bit of fun. And it’s not just the gimmick, I can honestly say the pizza burger is delicious."

Source: Metro | Comments (23)

Tags: Burger


 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #14 Posted by Astra00 on 7 May, 2014, 9:39
Where's his left arm gone........is that in the burger as well?
Comment icon #15 Posted by toast on 7 May, 2014, 9:48
We assumed so.
Comment icon #16 Posted by and then on 7 May, 2014, 13:47
HAS to be No way it would stand without some underpinnings!
Comment icon #17 Posted by paperdyer on 7 May, 2014, 15:24
It's take-home if you have a fork lift and a truck!
Comment icon #18 Posted by paperdyer on 7 May, 2014, 15:26
It's the old "I just want to do it for the hell of it". This should be filed under just becasue you can, doesn't mean you should.
Comment icon #19 Posted by Calibeliever on 7 May, 2014, 15:49
I think it's cute how it comes with a side of fries.
Comment icon #20 Posted by freetoroam on 7 May, 2014, 19:33
LOL. Suppose it makes a change from horse.
Comment icon #21 Posted by Sundew on 8 May, 2014, 3:23
Soitenly!
Comment icon #22 Posted by :PsYKoTiC:BeHAvIoR: on 8 May, 2014, 13:07
Meanwhile in third world countries... Seriously. 30,000 calories. That converts to 10lbs of gained fat to the human body.


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