These 5 Chinese New Year Foods Break the Record, There are the Most and Biggest Baskets


Lunar New Year always celebrated with great fanfare. There was even a celebration that broke the world record. Including the most and the largest basket cake ever made during Chinese New Year.

There are several foods that become identical dishes during Chinese New Year because they have deep meanings and philosophies. Such as basket cakes which symbolize prosperity, dumplings which symbolize wealth and also fried noodles which symbolize longevity.

All of these foods are served and eaten during Chinese New Year by the Chinese community. In addition to being served at home, it turns out that there are also those who present Chinese New Year food as part of a major celebration recorded in history.

There are several records that were successfully broken during the Chinese New Year. In Australia, the world record was broken for eating the most dumplings during Chinese New Year, while in Indonesia, there was the most cakes that were enjoyed by thousands of people.

The following are Chinese New Year foods that have been recorded in records:

1. The record for eating the most dumplings

For ethnic Chinese, dumplings are a food that symbolizes wealth. So this menu is also a meal when Chinese New Year arrives.

Dumplings that resemble gold ingots, the currency of the Ming dynasty in China, make dumplings one of the dishes eaten during Chinese New Year. Eating dumplings during Chinese New Year means wishing you wealth and success in the coming year.

In February 2019, the Guinness World Record set a world record for eating the most dumplings in the world. More than 3,000 pieces of dumplings were eaten together by more than 700 people. This record was also recorded right at the moment of Chinese New Year.

The record for eating the most dumplings Photo: Special

2. The record for most basket cakes

The record for serving the most basket cakes was broken in Indonesia. A total of 7,388 cake baskets are served in Senayan City in the form of a replica of a large temple. This record was recorded in the Indonesian Record Museum (MURI) on February 8, 2018.

A total of 7,388 pieces of the basket cake were then distributed to all visitors to the Senayan City Mall as a form of sharing happiness and togetherness. Eat basket cake when Chinese New Year means prosperity.

3. The biggest basket cake

The biggest basket cake ever made in Indonesia, to be precise in Banjarbaru, South Kalimantan. This 1.2 ton cake was exhibited and distributed to visitors to Q Mall in South Kalimantan.

This basket cake was made in Pontianak, West Kalimantan to enliven the Lunar New Year in 2021. It took two days to bring this basket cake. Because it is very heavy, there are about 30 people who help transport this basket cake. The basket cake is finally cut into pieces and distributed to the community.

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