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

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

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KEY WEST, FL (NBC) -

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.

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