All Hail The Chip: Best 7 Potato Chips To Smash Your Munchies This Potato Chip Day
March 14th is National Potato Chip Day, so here’s some of our top favorite strange chips to curb those Mary Jane munchies.
A recent study shows that the U.S. consumed over 1.2 billion potato chips a year. The first chip was developed in the mid-1850’s at restaurant in Saratoga Springs, New York by a chef named George Crum. These delicious potato snacks are sold all across the nation and pack flavors from salt and vinegar, nacho cheese, to buffalo wings, and the ever weird zangy dill pickle, among a vast other and stranger types. These scrumptious snacks are sure to curb any stoner appetite. Here we have 7 chips sure to smash your munchies.
1. Biscuits and Gravy
This southern style lays potato chip is a crunchy delicious snack sure to hit the taste bud like some home cooked gravy and biscuits. An awesome recommendation for all those breakfast lovers out there on-the-go. This strange creation won over the Lays brand and hit stores in 2015.
2. Cajun Squirrel
One heck of a trip in a chip. The British potato chip company “Walkers” had really came up with a wild one this time. Sure to make any stoned company at your house turn their head at these zany squirrel chips. Other contenders during this competition were Chili and Chocolate, Crispy Duck and Hoisin, Onion Bhaji, and Builder’s Breakfast, a mix of egg, bacon, sausage and beans (which took home the gold).
3. Tako Octopus
These little fish shaped chips are crunchy, with a salty taste, and the smell of octopus. The chip was made by Nong Shim and has been described as very fishy, octopus like, and addictive.
Stoner? Coffee lover?? Nothing like marijuana and coffee — now that’s what i call a “Hippy Speedball” to start the day! Try these strangely sweet cappuccino coffee flavored Lay’s to complement your rich caffeine cravings.
It is hard to go wrong with some classic lays potato chips and your favorite dip, or some of their more basic flavors: Sour Creme & Onion, Barbeque, Salt & Vinegar, but this time they have really came up with a fruity idea. The Blueberry Lay’s potato chip is one strange burst of flavor. A sweet treat for your party guest. Try them if you ever run across them!
6. Spicy Bloody Mary
Complement your stoner party on National Chip day with some of these spiced Kettle Cooked potato crisp. These babies are delicious after a tasty joint during movie time, video gaming, or just socializing around the house with friends. What better way to celebrate than with some of these over fresh vodka or whiskey bloody.
7. Zapp’s CrawTator
One of Ron Zappe’s earliest experiments, they’re the company’s most successfully sold flavor. Imagine the flavor of a full-on crawfish boil— the hit of tangy hot sauce, the aroma of seasoned salt boiling away in a pot, the kick of cayenne pepper—and pack it all into a single, crunchy, bite-sized chip. These are sure to be a great pregame for any seafood feast celebration.
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What are some of the more creative, and wild potato chip flavors you’ve ever seen? Let us know on social media or in the comments below!