Photos: World’s Largest Chocolate Fountain

To a chocoholic like me, an opportunity to see the World’s Largest Chocolate Fountain is irresistible.

Even the 42C (107F) heat didn’t deter me from walking over to the Bellagio Hotel just to see it. We were in Las Vegas at the time.

World’s Largest Chocolate Fountain

World's Largest Chocolate Fountain

A closer look:

World's Largest Chocolate Fountain

Are you wondering how I know it is the World’s Largest Chocolate Fountain?  That’s easy, Guinness was there!

World's Largest Chocolate Fountain In case you can’t read the fine print, here is what it says:

Guinness World Records Certificate

The largest chocolate fountain measures 8m (26 ft 3in) tall and circulates 2 tons (4409 lb) of chocolate at a rate of 120 quarts per minute.  It is displayed at the Jean Philippe Patisserie (USA) in Bellagio Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

  • White, medium, and dark confectionary grade chocolate
  • Over 500 feet of stainless steel piping
  • Chocolate rises 27 vertical feet from lower level pump room
  • Two years of engineering, planning and design

Jean-Phillippe Maury, Executive Pastry Chef
Mellieur Ouvrier de France (Best Pastry Chef in France)
World Pastry Team Competition Gold Medal

 

What do you think of the world’s largest chocolate fountain? Do you think we should be able to have a sample? If you had to pick – chocolate fountain or fountain of youth?

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Comments

  1. says

    Hari OM
    Crikey – and nary a drop to lick!!

    Honestly, the choccky fountain as the other is a total myth, whilst everybody knows that the endorphins in chocolate make you younger anyway……………………….;-)

    YAM xx

  2. says

    Next time you are heading towards Hamilton (besides dropping in to meet us … lol) visit Donovans Chocolates at Te Rapa. They have a chocolate wheel and make their Hot Chocolates with the runny, gooey delicious stuff… mmm yum!

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