Bookmark and Share

Return to edition

Braemar Superstore's Bev Atkin & Lynn Doucette cut the cheese
Comment Buy

Record Breaking Cheese Cutting Attempt

Member stores of the Loblaw Company held a chain-wide world record breaking attempt for the most Parmigiano-Reggiano wheels cracked simultaneously. Superstore locations in our area participated in the project. Staff were specially trained in the technique to split the 34 kilogram cheese wheels. With precision timing and rigid guidelines, the record of 176 wheels was officially shattered with 305 authenticated split wheels of cheese. The world famous Parmigiano Cheese has been crafted the same way for over one thousand years and can sell for upwards of forty dollars per kilogram.

Photos by Ken Thompson

Interact with your community! Share the photo with your friends, leave a comment for the world to see, or buy a copy of the photo as a print or downloadable file to keep forever.

Share Comment Purchase


English (United Kingdom)Italian - Italy

Each event that snapd Dartmouth attends is assigned a unique “short code” to allow you to find the event quickly on our Web site. These codes can be found in our newspapers below each event description.

Simply enter the Event Code in this box from any page on our Web site and press ENTER. You’ll be taken directly to the chosen event where you can view all the photos from that event.

Purchase your favourite photos, share the event with your friends, comment on the event or photos.

Light Drizzle

Now

13°C
Cloudy

Tue

Hi:18°C Lo:13°C
Cloudy

Wed

Hi:17°C Lo:9°C
Mostly Cloudy

Thu

Hi:18°C Lo:9°C
Light Rain

Fri

Hi:14°C Lo:12°C
Cloudy

Sat

Hi:17°C Lo:13°C