At 17kgs, it was the largest ever tin of Caviar ever created, and naturally the contender for the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title. This feat was achieved on the 28th December, jointly by Burj Al Arab Jumeirah with AmStur Caviar, the premiere US supplier of world-class caviar, after Guiness confirmed that the guidelines were all adhered to and all requirements were met.
The monumental tin, named “The Mashenomak” in honour of the “Great White Sturgeon” of Native American legend, was custom-made by Am Stur for the occasion. It contained 17kg of deep-grey Empress caviar, the world’s only fully certified organic caviar from native-raised sturgeon, which has been called “an organic culinary masterpiece.” Lucky guests had the opportunity to partake in the world’s largest serving of caviar using custom-engraved mother-of-pearl spoons, produced to commemorate the occasion. As part of the record-guidelines and GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS requirements, the entire portion of caviar had to be completely consumed, allowing guests to enjoy the luxurious tastes of the caviar. luxurious tastes of the caviar.
Doris Greif, Senior Vice President Operations – MEASA Jumeirah Hotels & Resorts commented, “We are thrilled to have partnered with AmStur Caviar and delighted to share this incredible record breaking experience with our most valuable and loyal guests. At Burj Al Arab, we pride ourselves on extending to our guests unique and memorable experiences and we welcomed this opportunity to introduce them to AmStur – The World’s Finest caviar, which also I am pleased to add is environmentally friendly and sustainable, very much in line with Jumeirah Group’s philosophy.”
AmStur Caviar Partner Nicholas Narsavidze echoed the sentiment. He added, “AmStur’s native-raised, white sturgeon, caviar has been acclaimed by renowned chefs and discerning consumers throughout the world for its exquisite flavor and perfect texture. Our success demonstrates that culinary excellence and sustainable practices can go hand-in-hand, and we look forward to bringing AmStur caviar to everyone who not only appreciates fine quality, but cares about protecting the environment