Welwyn Garden City supermarket launches largest sausage roll in the UK

PUBLISHED: 12:31 08 August 2017 | UPDATED: 12:31 08 August 2017

Morrisons giant sausage roll, which is now being sold in the Welwyn Garden City supermarket.

Morrisons giant sausage roll, which is now being sold in the Welwyn Garden City supermarket.

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A Welwyn Garden City supermarket has launched what is believed to be the largest sausage roll in the UK at a foot long for just £1.

Morrisons giant sausage roll, which is now being sold in the Welwyn Garden City supermarket. Morrisons giant sausage roll, which is now being sold in the Welwyn Garden City supermarket.

Morrisons is now selling the foot long sausage rolls in its store on Black Fan Road.

At one foot long and weighing in at nearly half a kilogram, the sausage roll is double the length and four times the weight of some high street competitors.

The rolls that went on sale yesterday are freshly baked in-store by its Market Street bakers and are made with seasoned pork meat and wrapped in a crisp, golden flaky pastry.

The sausage roll has to be served on a special tray that holds its weight, rather than being served in just the traditional paper bag.

David Turvey, store manager at Morrisons Welwyn Garden City said: “We sell hundreds of freshly baked sausage rolls-a-week but customers have asked for one that is even bigger. So we created this foot-long version.”

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