Huffington Post   First Posted: 11/18/09 05:12 AM ET   Updated: 05/25/11 03:05 PM ET

This has been a big year for big food records. Since 2009 began we've seen folks set the world records for biggest burger, tamale, meatball, cheesecake, sandwich, and piece of fudge. Here are some of the most fun food feats of all time. If we've left any out, email us!

Gingerbread House
In 2006, gingerbread artist Roger Pelcher built the world’s largest gingerbread house at the Mall of America. It was gingerbread house has 1,496 square feet and built from 14,250 pounds of gingerbread and 4,750 pounds of icing. It was decorated with 1,800 Hershey’s chocolate bars; 2,800 pearsons nut rolls; 1,200 feet of Twizzlers; 100 pounds of Tootsie Rolls; 300 pounds of DOTS; 100 12" Whirly Pops; and thousands of other candies.

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