It is very common to eat eggs made of chocolate during the Easter. The idea of making eggs out of chocolate comes from the use of the Easter bunny. The bunny lies eggs and in the old days tradition of painting and decorating the eggs where started. Later on chocolate manufactures made a business out of shaping the chocolate as gess during the Easter.
World's Largest Easter eggs
In the Belgian town of St. Niklaas, they have the currently record for the world's largest Easter eggs, which is in Guinness Book of Records.
The Easter Egg consists of 50,000 chocolate bars made of Belgian chocolate company Guylian. The egg is 8.32 meters high and is made from a total of 1,950 kg of chocolate.