Italy: ‘Longest pizza’ smashes world record

Around 250 pizza chefs from all over Italy came to Naples on Wednesday to set a new Guinness World Record for the longest pizza ever made. The 1,860-meter-long Margherita pizza took the chefs 11 hours to make and required 2,000kg (4,409lb) of flour, 1600kg (3,527lb) of tomatoes, 2,000kg (4,409lb) of mozzarella, 30kg (66lb) of fresh basil, 200 liters of oil and 1,500 liters of water.