- The present file for the world’s largest pizza social gathering is 1,046 attendees, however the homeowners of Andolini’s Pizzeria in Tulsa assume they’ll beat it.
- They’ll make their try prior to a school basketball recreation on the College of Tulsa on January 21.
Pizza followers in Tulsa will quickly get an opportunity to assist break a file for the world’s largest pizza social gathering, because of Andolini’s Pizzeria, with 5 places in Tulsa, Damaged Arrow, Owasso and Jenks, Oklahoma.
The pizza social gathering will happen on the Donald W. Reynolds Heart on the College of Tulsa previous to the Tulsa-Tulane basketball recreation on Saturday, January 21. House owners Mike and Jim Bausch are calling on followers to pack the stadium for the price of a $5 ticket. To earn certification from Guinness Information, attendees must eat a minimum of two slices of pizza, given away at no cost by Andolini’s.
Based on the Guinness Information website, the present file for the world’s largest pizza social gathering is 1,046 attendees. It was set by Istituto Romano della Pizza and Marco Di Pietro in Rome, Italy, on September 8, 2019.
An internet site for the Tulsa social gathering has been created. It lists the principles for Guinness certification. Over a interval of quarter-hour, all contributors should concurrently eat a minimum of one-fourth of a ten” pizza and drink a small quantity of water or soda. Gluten-free and vegan pizzas may be requested upfront.
If Guinness indicators off on the pizza social gathering as a record-breaker, everybody in attendance will get a certificates from Guinness.
Sponsor donations for the occasion will profit Make-A-Want Oklahoma.
This would be the second try by an American pizza firm to interrupt the biggest pizza social gathering file in current months. Dwelling Run Inn, primarily based in Chicago, hosted its personal occasion on October 1, 2022, previous to a Chicago Cubs-Cincinnati Reds baseball recreation at Wrigley Discipline. Nonetheless, that occasion, which drew 1,086 friends, wasn’t licensed by Guinness Information.
The Bausch brothers opened the primary Andolini’s Pizzeria location in Owasso in 2005, though they made a mistake or two alongside the best way. “We did the colour of the Italian flag fallacious in our signal, and it got here out like a rainbow,” they famous in a current Fb submit. “Once we thought we mounted it, it ended up being backwards.”
One pizza on Andolini’s New York-inspired menu, the DeMarco of Brooklyn, pays homage to the late, legendary Dom DeMarco of Di Fara Pizza. It options DOP San Marzano tomatoes, contemporary mozzarella, basil, Pecorino Romano cheese and olive oil. Different pies embody the Cinco de Cuatro, made with pepperoni, Calabrian sausage, fried jalapenos and spicy honey, and the Clemenza, topped with meatballs, Genoa salami and Italian sausage.