Record large burger cooked up by Black Bear Casino

The world's largest burger 
By: David Ross 

(Scroll down for video) The burger a casino cooked up is so large that it can feed hundreds of people.

The casino now holds a world record of a cooked bacon cheeseburger which is three meters in diameter and weighs over a ton.

The giant burger was served at Black Bear Casino Resort near Carlton, Minnesota and tipped the scale at 2014 pounds or 914 kilograms.

Philip Robertson, a representative of the Guinness World Records verified the record as the largest burger. He called the feat a result of "remarkable teamwork" and said the burger "tasted really good".

According to the news media, the previous record for a burger was only 400 kilograms.

The Black Bear Casino burger included 27 kilos of bacon, 23 kilos of lettuce, 23 kilos of onions, 18 kilos of pickles and 18 kilos of cheese.

It took about four hours to cook the burger. A crane was used to flip the burger.

Locals enjoyed the delicious burger which they were able to eat free of charge.

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