UI gets saucy with salsa!

Published 08/27 2013 12:36PM

Updated 08/27 2013 12:40PM

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS -- The UI officially holds another world record. Friday, the University Housing staff created the largest serving of salsa in the world.

A group in Spain held the previous record, but the UI team passed it by about 1,000 pounds. The record-breaking salsa weighed in at 6,840 pounds. A Guinness World Record representative made it official.

Students got to test the taste. It was served at dinner. The UI also holds the world record for the most people shucking corn at one time.

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