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Today a record was set by local Buena Vista Cafe, for serving the world’s largest Irish Coffee. Guinness Books personnel were on hand to verify and video record the event. It will take at least another 4 – 6 weeks before its official.

Having poured 10 litres of Irish whiskey, 10 gallons of coffee and dumping 4 pounds of sugar into a 12 gallon, 3 foot high container, and topping with some steamed frothy milk for the finale — the event was a success. It was certainly a frenzy in the tiny cafe-saloon that serves upwards of 2000 Irish Coffee’s a day.

This joint is famous for their Irish Coffee which has its roots forming in a November night of 1952, and today was the final run for a 3-day celebration marking its 56 year anniversary.

Written by kapshure

November 11, 2008 at 7:29 am

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  1. me want some of that giant irish coffee!!!!


    November 11, 2008 at 9:57 pm

  2. we were there as well, but nowhere near that close, my pictures are all blurry. lol.
    thanks for sharing!


    November 12, 2008 at 8:52 pm

  3. yummmmm. seeing that makes me want to fart.
    fart. ahh thats better

    I also woulld like to par-take in the drinkin of that record coffee


    November 13, 2008 at 12:36 am

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