°

In Italy, the cheese makers broke the world record

On the island of Sardinia, made a wheel of cheese weighing 600 pounds – a new world record, according to Ansa.it.

In the commune of Cave in may last year created a wheel of sheep cheese Pecorino. Then, it was kept in special conditions. Then it was examined by the judge of the Guinness Book of records and the verdict.

"Giant Cedrino" was declared the biggest piece of cheese made from sheep's milk. The new record reaches 165 centimeters in diameter and 60 cm in height. For its preparation it took 4500 gallons of milk. The project was supervised by Anna Pitzalis. She wanted the record attracted the attention of the public to the region.

Previously, he belonged to the 534-pound piece made in Ascoli Piceno in 2009.