The world’s longest kebab straddles international borders

worlds-longest-kebabChefs from China and Russia have broken the record for the world’s longest kebab. It took more than 70 chefs from the China-Russia border city of Suifenhe more than 6 hours to cook the  a 112-metre long pork kebab today.

Consisting of  more than 300 kg of pork on what must be one of the world’s longest skewers the kebab beat the previous record of 107m which was set in Japan.

The kebab was cooked on an enormous burner made from an converted from a old rail section of the Chinese Eastern Railroad that passes through the city.

The record breaking event took place as part the Fourth China-Russia Tourism Festival held in the city.