12 crisp facts

We’re often asked what our favourite crisp facts are. Let’s face it: few things are as consistently enthralling as crisps, which makes singling out our favourite facts quite difficult. Testament to this is the sheer number of news titles specifically devoted to potatoes, the principal ingredient of crisps. There’s PotatoBusiness.com, Potato, Potato Review, Chinese PotatoContinue reading “12 crisp facts”

Other crisp producers #5: San Carlo, Torres, Festligt

San Carlo Ginger Lime & Red Pepper Mint & Chilli Pepper Mustard Flower Paprika Paprika & Mango Plain, Rustica Simply Salted Sour Cream Tomato & Seasoning Torres Black Truffle Caviar Cured Cheese De La Vera Hot Smoked Paprika Extra Virgin Olive Oil Foie Gras Iberian Ham Mediterranean Herbs Mediterranean Salt Sparkling Wine Festligt Pepper &Continue reading “Other crisp producers #5: San Carlo, Torres, Festligt”

Other crisp producers #4: Pipers, Ten Acre, Red Rock Deli

Pipers Anglesey Sea Salt Arreton Tomato Biggleswade Sweet Chilli Burrow Hill Cider Vinegar & Sea Salt Great Berwick Longhorn Beef Jalapeño & Dill Karnataka Black Pepper & Sea Salt Kirkby Malham Chorizo Lye Cross Cheddar & Onion Rosemary & Thyme Ten Acre Bombay Spicy (When Bombay got Spicy) Cheese & Onion (The Story of whenContinue reading “Other crisp producers #4: Pipers, Ten Acre, Red Rock Deli”

Mikesell’s: the original crisp producer

Mikesell’s claims to be the oldest potato chip company in the United States. In 2010, Mikesell’s celebrated 100 years of selling crisps. Original Himalayan Sea Salt & Vinegar No Salt Green Onion Honey Barbecue Barbecue Zesty Barbecue Mesquite Smoked Bacon Cheddar & Sour Cream Good’n Hot Sweet Chili

Other crisp producers #3: Mackie’s, Keogh’s, Highlander

Mackie’s Arran Honey Mustard Caramelised Red Onion Cherry Tomato & Herbs Crispy Bacon Flamegrilled Aberdeen Angus Haggis & Cracked Black Pepper Lightly Salted Mature Cheddar & Onion Prawn Cocktail Roast Ham Salted Caramel (produced for the Chinese market) Scotch Bonnet Chilli Pepper Sea Salt Sea Salt & Mixed Peppercorns Sea Salt & Vinegar Strawberry (producedContinue reading “Other crisp producers #3: Mackie’s, Keogh’s, Highlander”

Other crisp producers #3: Brown Bag, Fiddler’s Lancashire and Real Crisps Co

Brown Bag Lightly Salted Mature Cheddar, Manchego & Onion Oak Smoked Chilli Rosemary & Sea Salt Sea Salt & Malt Vinegar Smoked Bacon Tiger Prawn with Chilli & Lime West Country Farmhouse Cheddar & Onion Fiddler’s Lancashire Cracked Black Pepper and Sea Salt Lancashire Black Pudding & English Mustard Lancashire Cheese & Onion Lancashire SauceContinue reading “Other crisp producers #3: Brown Bag, Fiddler’s Lancashire and Real Crisps Co”

55 flavours from Marks & Spencer

BBQ Sausage & Smokehouse Ketchup Beef Wellington Black Truffle & Olive Oil Blacksticks Blue Cheese & Figgy Pickle Bloody Mary Bucks Fizz Cheese & Onion Chorizo & Cheese Cracked Pepper & Salt Flame Grilled Steak & Onion Four Cheese & Red Onion Free Range Chicken, Mustard & Worcester Sauce Glazed Gammmon & Whisky Great BritishContinue reading “55 flavours from Marks & Spencer”

47 Tesco flavours

Beef & Onion Beef Steak & Spiced Mustard Braised Ribs with Ancho Chilli Camembert with Rosemary Candy Cane Cheese & Onion Cocoa & Spiced Rum Coconut Chicken Curry Cornish Sea Salt & Cider Vinegar Creamy Brie & Cranberry Cumberland Sausage & Wholegrain English Mustard Gammon with Winter Berries Ginger & Chilli Ginger & Bird’s EyeContinue reading “47 Tesco flavours”

20 Varieties of Tayto’s

In 1954, Tayto’s created the first flavoured crisp: Cheese & Onion, produced in a factory on Moore Street, Dublin. Cheese & Onion flavour crisps have been popular ever since, and are consistently the #1 choice in Ireland and Great Britain. Arriba Arriba Mexicana Bacon & Cabbage Bacon Melt Bang Bang Spicy Thai BBQ Steak BeefContinue reading “20 Varieties of Tayto’s”