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Taste test: These are pretty good barbecue chips, the rippling of the chip makes it hold more bbq powder than on a normal chip. The barbecue taste itself is kind of sweet, closer to sweet than spicy. The chip has a good solid crunch for those who like crunchy chips.
Aroma: A barbecuey smell.
Manufacturer: Martin's Famous Pastry Shoppe, Inc.
Online store: Buy potato chips at Amazon.com
From the package: "Did you know? When George Crum, a Native American chef, served the first potato chips to Commordore Cornelius Vanderbilt in 1853, he used the animal fats available in his day to produce his new product. Today, with all the various oils on the market, Gibble's still uses lard - an animal fat - to make their potato chips. Why? Because we believe that simple and natural is best. Do you realize that, commonly, to produce vegetable oil, seeds must be roasted, steel rolled and flooded with hexane solvent to extract the oil, which is then treated with lye, neutralized with hydrochloric acid, filtered through diatomaceous earth, and deodorized under high temperature? Lard is a rich, naturally stable fat, rendered from pork that provides the true home style flavor most people prefer. Pure energy. Simple and delicious. We at Gibble's are proud to use the same fine ingredients that made us a hit many years ago at our farmers market stand - chips so wonderfully good they're 'Nibble Gibble-icious' We want to be your potato chip!"
This snack was discovered by Keith and Melissa at Food Lion. Review published .