1,000-pound Key lime pie hopes to break record - WSMV News 4

1,000-pound Key lime pie hopes to break record

Posted: Updated:

Residents in Key West celebrated Independence Day with a treat famous in the Florida Keys.

The citizens of Margaritaville tried to break the record for world's largest piece of pie.

The concoction was part of the town's annual Key Lime Festival being held through Saturday.

Festival organizers created a key lime pie was made with the juice of 5,760 Key limes, 200 pounds of graham crackers and 55 gallons of condensed milk.

The pie measured at 8 feet and one inch in diameter and weighed 1,000 pounds.

It hasn't been determined if the pie has broken the record.

Copyright 2013 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WSMV; Nashville, TN. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.