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Dan Abbate – Creator of the largest hot dog commercially available
  • Gorilla Tango Novelty Meats (USA) are the inventors of the Big Hot Dog and it was CEO Dan Abbate who came up with the idea.
  • The Big Hot Dog weighs 3.18 kg (7 lb) and measures 40.64 cm (16 in) long and 10.16 cm (4 in) in diameter.
  • Just one of these can provide 40 regular-sized servings for a cost of for £24.60 ($40)!

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Longest hot dog

Novex SA (Paraguay) made a hot dog measuring 203.80 m (668 ft 7.62 in) at the Expoferia 2011, in Mariano Roque Alonso, Paraguay, on 15 July 2011.