Dubai has just set the stage for a new world record—the largest cup of the renown “Karak Chai” of the world.
The weather is quite cold and chilly these days and owing to this cool weather, the visitors at the Global Village got a warm welcoming gesture with free cups of Karak Chai which was served fresh from the largest ever cup of tea itself that had the capacity to hold five thousand litres of fresh Karak chai.
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Posted by Khaleej Times on Thursday, January 25, 2018
The tea cup has been referred to as the largest tea cup of the world exceeding the earlier set record of last year which was set a few months back in Shanghai, China which had the capacity to hold four thousand and fifty litres of chai.
The largest claimed tea cup is placed opposite to the Pakistani pavilion in an open amphitheatre. It has a height of 3.66 metres and a top inner diameter of around 1.42 metres. The cup would be kept on display at the Global Village until the 1st of February.
A team that comprises of one hundred and thirty-eight chefs from various hotels and restaurants of the United Arab Emirates started making the tea from 9 am onwards at the seventy, set up cooking stations.
The tasting session of the tea began at 3 pm the time around which the chefs were able to get their tea ready. The tasting session was done to check whether the Karak Chai recipe worked or not.
The team involved with the preparations of the largest tea cup of the entire world was led by the President of the Emirate Culinary Guild and Assistant Vice President of the World Association of Chefs Societies—Uwe Micheel. The team included chefs who are a part of the Emirates Guild.
The head chef—Micheel informed that they have got around five hundred different ingredients prepared for getting the perfect taste of the tea. All these sets of ingredients are then mixed inside one big cup. There is a heating coil present inside the cup for keeping the tea warm and there are also some tools present to stir the tea present inside the biggest cup.
The ingredients were all prepared together for many hours to prepare the best and most accurate Karak Chai.
CEO of Global Village—Bader Anwahi said that it is a special moment for us as we have acquired the Guinness World record title. He added that they are very pleased with the achievement and it depicts that they are inclined towards being the best in the world.
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