The long braid of princess Rapunzel in Disney’s film TANGLED was exhibited on June 1, 2011, in the Plaza de Colon in Madrid (Spain) – in it’s sweetest form. The Walt Disney Company organized a charity event with a giant, 21 meter long braid made of bread and chocolate, at the launch of the film TANGLED on DVD, Blu-Ray Combo, 3D Combo.
A total of 80 kilos of flour, 30 kilos of sour dough, 2 kilos of yeast, 80 kilos of chocolate and more than 200 edible flowers were needed to make this delicious snack. ASEMPAN, the association of bread manufacturers in Madrid, has been responsible for kneading and baking this enormous structure, requiring a team of six bakers who worked for more than two days.
Attendants of the event had the opportunity to look into the fantastic world of Disney’s latest heroine, Rapunzel, and enjoy a tasty meal in exchange for a voluntary donation. The proceeds of which were fully allocated to the Spanish NGO ”International Cooperation”.
In total, more than 700 pieces of braid were distributed.