Skip To Content
BuzzFeed News Home Reporting To You

Utilizamos cookies, próprios e de terceiros, que o reconhecem e identificam como um usuário único, para garantir a melhor experiência de navegação, personalizar conteúdo e anúncios, e melhorar o desempenho do nosso site e serviços. Esses Cookies nos permitem coletar alguns dados pessoais sobre você, como sua ID exclusiva atribuída ao seu dispositivo, endereço de IP, tipo de dispositivo e navegador, conteúdos visualizados ou outras ações realizadas usando nossos serviços, país e idioma selecionados, entre outros. Para saber mais sobre nossa política de cookies, acesse link.

Caso não concorde com o uso cookies dessa forma, você deverá ajustar as configurações de seu navegador ou deixar de acessar o nosso site e serviços. Ao continuar com a navegação em nosso site, você aceita o uso de cookies.

This 6,082-Foot Pizza Just Won The World Record For Longest Pizza

Pizza forever.

Last updated on May 19, 2016, at 1:12 p.m. ET

Posted on May 19, 2016, at 11:47 a.m. ET

A truly beautiful thing happened in Naples, Italy, on Wednesday. A group of 100 chefs achieved a new world record for the longest pizza, a Guinness World Records spokesperson confirmed with BuzzFeed News.

AP Photo/Fanuel Morelli

Standing along the city's waterfront, the chefs baked a 1,853.88-meter wood-oven pizza, which translates to about 6,082 feet, Guinness World Records spokesperson Sofia Rocher said.

AP Photo/Cesare Abbate

The cheesy attempt was organized by Oramata, which owns Napoli Pizza Village, in partnership with Associazione Pizzaiuoli Napoletani, the City of Naples, and Univerde Foundation.

The pizza makers used 2,000 kilograms of flour, 1,600 kilograms of tomatoes, 2,000 kilograms of fior di latte cheese, and 200 liters of olive oil, said the organization in a statement on its website.

AP Photo/Cesare Abbate

All the ingredients were from local suppliers in the Campania region, "the home of pizza," which made up the group's "recipe for success," Rocher added.

The chefs spent 11 hours preparing the pizza for baking in five portable wood fired ovens, constructed specifically for the event.

AP/Cesare Abbate

After the record was confirmed, visitors were invited to grab a slice of the Neapolitan pizza.

View this video on YouTube

Guinness World Records / Via youtube.com

The rest of the pie was donated to the Camper Onlus Association, the Italian Red Cross, and the Chicchi di Grano Association.

The previous world record for longest pizza — set by La Pizza+1 of Sante Ludovico, NIPfood of Dovilio Nardi, and Tomato World Week 2015 — was 5,234 feet and 4.8 inches, set in June 2015.

Want to see more stories like this? Become a BuzzFeed News member.

ADVERTISEMENT