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Taste: These are really good, very flavorful plain potato chips. Not being able to read Japanese, I don't know if the bag says that they're made from Russet potatoes, but that's what they taste like. Quite a good chip. The bag had been shipped from Japan to Massachusetts by the time I bought it, but the chips were still large and unbroken, and the bag was just about full.
Aroma: Very potatoey, sort of like Russet potatoes.
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From the package: "Ingredients: Potato, Palm Oil, Glucose, Salt, Artificial Flavor, Sweeteing (sic)." ... "Product of Japan" ... "Item No. F174"
This snack was discovered by Jeremy at Kotobukiya in the Porter Exchange, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Review published .