In Lavagna, the region of Liguria, a new world record has been set – and entered into the Guinness Book of Records. They prepared at the festival Ferragosto really huge glass of Mojito there. The gigantic 2,100-liter portion took 2,400 lb of ice, 350 liters of rum, 3,000 pieces of lime, 50 lb of mint and 240 lb cane sugar.
When the glass has been filled to the brim and the record registered, everyone was given a chance to enjoy the drink cocktail and pay honor to its taste.
The previous record was set in Belgium on August 13, 2011, when 2,011 liters of Mojito were prepared.