Ludhiana school students make 4,035-kg sandwichDecember 14th, 2008 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Ludhiana, Dec 14 (IANS) Students from a leading private school in this industrial city of Punjab have created a record of sorts by making a sandwich weighing 4,035 kg.The feat was achieved Saturday by students of the Ryan International School here.
Over 160 students of the school participated in the effort to make the sandwich in over three hours.
Students said that the sandwich was India-Italian fusion - a combination of Indian breads and Italian fillings.
The ingredients included nearly 2,500 kg of Indian breads, 1,400 kg of vegetables, 100 kg of ‘paneer’ (cottage cheese), 500 kg of pasta, 35 kg ketchup and 25 kg of cream.
The completed sandwich weighed 4,035 kg.
“The students made this effort. We wanted them to do a unique thing to show what teamwork and self-confidence can do,” said school principal Gurpreet Kaur.
The young chefs were delighted at making the sandwich.