Joey Chestnut breaks another world record, eats 32 Big Macs in one sitting

Joey Chestnut is best known for scarfing down hot dogs at Coney Island every Fourth of July. 

Yet, the 12-time Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest winner holds more than 40 other food-related world records, including in hard boiled eggs, pork ribs, tacos and funnel cake. 

On Thursday, Chestnut added another record to his list.

He ate 32 Big Macs from McDonald’s in one sitting. 

“I’m excited. This is like a dream of mine since I was a kid,” Chestnut said before diving in. “I’ve always wanted to eat as many Big Macs as I could.”

Chestnut ordered the 32 burgers from an Indianapolis-area McDonald’s on UberEats. In total, Chestnut received 15.36 pounds of food totaling more than 18,000 calories, a meal that cost him $127.38.

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NEW YORK, NY - JULY 5: Joey Chestnut (center R), champion eater, proposes to his fiancee Neslie Ricasaeats (center L) just before the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest in Coney Island, New York, United States on July 4, 2014. (Photo by Bilgin Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 5: Joey Chestnut, champion eater, reacts after winning the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest in Coney Island, New York, United States on July 4, 2014. (Photo by Bilgin Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 5: Joey Chestnut (R), champion eater, and Tim Janus (L), came in third eating 44 hot dogs, during the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest, in Coney Island, New York, United States on July 4, 2014. (Photo by Bilgin Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut and Sonya Thomas at the 2014 Nathan's Famous 4th July International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut celebrates after winning the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut competes in the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 03: Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut is officially weighed in the day prior to the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at City Hall on July 3, 2014 in New York City. Chestnut won the 2013 men's division contest by eating 69 hot dogs in ten minutes. July 4, 2014 will hold the 98th annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at the legendary Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (C) watches as 2013 Nathan's Famous hot dog eating champion Joey Chestnut (L) and challenger Matt Stonie face-off during a ceremony on July 3, 2014 at City Hall in New York. The contest is scheduled to take place on Coney Island on July 4. AFP PHOTO/Don Emmert (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
SONOMA, CA - JUNE 22: Joey Chestnut, current champion of Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest and world number one ranked competitor by International Federation of Competitive Eating speaks at a press conference prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 22, 2014 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
SONOMA, CA - JUNE 22: Joey Chestnut, current champion of Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest and world number one ranked competitor by International Federation of Competitive Eating speaks at a press conference prior to the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on June 22, 2014 in Sonoma, California. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 03: George Shea (L), the official announcer for the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest watches New York City's Mayor Bill De Blasio (C) eating a famous Nathan's hot dog next to Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut (R) a day prior to the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at City Hall on July 3, 2014 in New York City. Chestnut won the 2013 men's division contest by eating 69 hot dogs in ten minutes. July 4, 2014 will hold the 98th annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at the legendary Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut eats 69 hot dogs to win the 2013 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut eats 69 hot dogs to win the 2013 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 5: Joey Chestnut (L), champion eater, proposes to his fiancee Neslie Ricasaeats (C) just before the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest in Coney Island, New York, United States on July 4, 2014. (Photo by Bilgin Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 5: Joey Chestnut, champion eater, reacts after winning the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July hot dog eating contest in Coney Island, New York, United States on July 4, 2014. (Photo by Bilgin Sasmaz/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 03: Men's world record holder Joey Chestnut (L) is weighed as New York City Mayor Michael Bloomber (R) looks on during the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest weigh-in ceremony on July 3, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The annual hot dog eating event is expected to draw up to 40,000 fans on July 4, in the Coney Island section of Brooklyn. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
TODAY -- Pictured: Joey Chestnut appears on NBC News' 'Today' show -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
TODAY -- Pictured: Joey Chestnut appears on NBC News' 'Today' show -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut wins the Men's Division with 61 Hot Dogs and Miki Sudo wins the Women's Division with 34 Hot Dogs at the 2014 Nathan's Famous 4th July International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut (R) and George Shea celebrate after Chestnut wins the 98th annual 2014 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut and his fiance Neslie Ricasa pose for pictures after the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut proposes to his longtime girlfriend Neslie Ricasa ahead of the 98th annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Joey Chestnut wins the Men's Division with 61 Hot Dogs at the 2014 Nathan's Famous 4th July International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Bobby Bank/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Winners Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo pose for pictures after the annual Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Sudo beat reigning champion Sonya Thomas by eating 34 hot dogs in 10 minutes and Chesnut won his eighth straight Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest with 61 hot dogs. (Photo by Kena Betancur/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 03: Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut is officially weighed in the day prior to the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at City Hall on July 3, 2014 in New York City. Chestnut won the 2013 men's division contest by eating 69 hot dogs in ten minutes. July 4, 2014 will hold the 98th annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest at the legendary Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
Men compete during Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest July 4, 2012 in the Coney Island section of New York.Five-time Nathan’s Famous Champion Joey Chestnut won his sixth title by equaling his record of 68 hot dogs and buns in ten minutes. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Competitive eater Joey Chestnut waves to the crowd before competing in the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut won the men's division by successfully tying his own world record by eating 68 hot dogs in 10 minutes; he has now won the competition six years in a row. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Competitive eaters compete in the men's division of the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Joey Chestnut won the men's division by successfully tying his own world record by eating 68 hot dogs in 10 minutes; he has now won the competition six years in a row. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Competitive eaters compete in the men's division of the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Joey Chestnut won the men's division by successfully tying his own world record by eating 68 hot dogs in 10 minutes; he has now won the competition six years in a row. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Competitive eater Joey Chestnut competes in the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut won the men's division by successfully tying his own world record by eating 68 hot dogs in 10 minutes. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: Competitive eater Joey Chestnut competes in the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut won the men's division by successfully tying his own world record by eating 68 hot dogs in 10 minutes. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JULY 04: 68 hot dogs, the world record for the most hot dogs eaten in 10 minutes, are set on display before the Nathan's Famous International Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2012 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Joey Chestnut won the men's division by successfully tying his own record of 68 hot dogs eaten in 10 minutes. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
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It took him just more than 38 minutes to accomplish the feat — he started getting the meat sweats around the seventh burger and started struggling around the 24th burger while drinking warm water to help him get them down — but the 36-year-old pulled it off, breaking the previous world record by two. 

“I definitely wasn’t breaking any speed limits,” Chestnut said. “Dude, that was epic. Epic cheat day. I’ve been wanting to do that since I was a child, eat as many as I could. I finally did it … I like pushing myself. I like eating. I like going into the food coma afterwards.”

If this video was any indication, it looks like Chestnut is more than ready to defend his hot dog title later this year. 

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