PhillyBite.com (Oct 2, 2015) - On October 24, 2015 Philadelphia, will attempt to create the world largest cheesesteak in the world, by breaking the current world record of 426 feet set in 2011. The event will take place at Lincoln financial field during the Philly's first ever festival honoring the famed sandwich.
The record is currently being held by Tucson, AZ, Frankies South Philly Cheesesteaks and Acacia Real Food & Cocktails combined efforts on April 2011 to create a 426-foot Philly Cheesesteak at theUniversity of Arizona Mall.
Philly will attempt to take back the record with a gigantic 450-foot cheesesteak will be constructed for the 1st annual Philadelphia Cheesesteak Festival, with the gigantic "VISIT PHILADELPHIA World’s Largest Cheesesteak" sandwich Built by Steve’s Steaks and Amoroso’s!
To beat the Tucson record Philly will have to top the 400 lbs of meat, onions, and seasoning were grilled up before placing it on the specially baked 426 foot roll. And finally 100 lbs for Cheez Whiz was placed on top of the massive sandwich to complete the world record.
Good Luck Philly, in taking back the title and see you at the Festival...
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