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Argentina sets record for world's tallest chocolate Easter Bunny

The world’s tallest chocolate Easter Bunny has been built in the coastal town of MiramarArgentinaThe creation, which stands just over 17 feet tall and weighs in at 3.3 tons, was assembled over 10 days.

World's tallest chocolate bunny built in Argentina.
World’s tallest chocolate bunny built in Argentina. Image by Franco Folini / CC BY-SA 2.0

Workers used chocolate ‘bricks’ to build the bunny’s body and then sculpted the head and ears. On Easter Sunday, the bunny was broken up and pieces were handed out to thousands of tourists. The previous record was held by the city of Gramado, Brazil, which built a 13.4-foot, 4.2-ton version in 2014. Read more: laht.com