Finally: A Peanut Butter Cup Big Enough to Fulfill Our Chocolate Cravings For Life

440-Pound Peanut Butter Cup Breaks Guinness World Record

Photo by: Larry Wolfe

 
If you think you may have the world’s biggest sweet tooth, we might have found just the right treat for you. The Candy Factory, a Los Angeles chocolate shop, just broke the Guinness World Record for the world’s largest peanut butter cup with a truly epic 440-pound creation

The champion chocolate cup, which had to be molded by the team of 12 in a kiddie pool after workers couldn’t find a big enough bowl, used a whopping 320 pounds of chocolate and 120 pounds of peanut butter, demolishing the old record of a downright puny 250 pounds.

Once Guinness officially verifies the record, the massive candy concoction will be broken up and sold for $25 a piece, with proceeds going to charity.

In case you’re not quite ready to plunge into a pool-sized cup of chocolate and peanut butter, we suggest satisfying your sweet tooth by making your own miniature versions at home.
 

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