Taste test: 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.
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Smell test: Very potatoey, sort of like Russet potatoes.
From the package: “Ingredients: Potato, Palm Oil, Glucose, Salt, Artificial Flavor, Sweeteing (sic).” ... “Product of Japan” ... “Item No. F174”
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This snack was discovered by Jeremy at Kotobukiya in the Porter Exchange, Cambridge, Massachusetts. Review published .