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New Lays Potato Chip Flavors

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In regards to the three new flavors I previously mentioned...

I re-tried the flavors.

I can't really review the Fried Green Tomatoes Flavored Chips as I have led a deprived life and have never tasted a fried green tomato. Shocking, isn't it? :o

The Everything Bagel Chips still didn't have much flavor, IMHO. I think part of the gimmick here is that some of the chips have poppy seeds on them. Other than that, I can't figure out the draw of this chip flavor.

The Crispy Taco flavored chips have the most flavor, I believe. I can definitely taste cumin and chile powder...though It tastes more like enchilada sauce than a crispy taco.

 

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I found this one in a small convenience store on Phi Phi island, Thailand. I am looking very much forward to try them tomorrow night :)

 

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I find all the flavored chips to be wonderful diet aids.  I don't really care for most of them that I've tried, but even with the ones that I liked, I never found myself eating half a bag without thinking about it like I can with a bag of plain old salt Utz!

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With almost all of these flavours I find myself thinking as I enjoy the first one that it really does taste like whatever flavours it purports to be. Then by the third chip I’m completely disillusioned. 

 

They are a fine diet food because most of the time I just bin the whole bag.  Not so with my favourite Lays Sour Cream and Onion though even these don’t do it for me much anymore. 

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I rely on the Wavy Lay's Hickory BBQ chips most of the time.  Other than those, I crave Doritos Nacho Cheese flavor.  Both go great with sandwiches and I keep both on hand at all times.

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Regarding the new flavor contest, a winner has been declared:

"Crispy Taco Wins Lay’s 'Do Us a Flavor' Contest"

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...today, Texan Ellen Sarem took home $1 million for her Crispy Taco iteration. Lay's fans across the country voted on the chip company’s website, Twitter, and Instagram to determine the winner. Sarem’s flavor, which includes fresh lettuce, tomato, and cheese was apparently the tastiest. 

 

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Found this one yesterday night in a convenience store in Chengdu. Will try maybe today (after an encouragement beer or two ...).

 

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Somehow my grocery delivery order brought me “mozzarella n marinara” flavored Ruffles and not the regular kind I ordered. My husband liked them a lot. I thought they lacked flavor but did not lack salt. 

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Spotted these two new (to here) flavours yesterday.

 

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Wasabi potato chips don't sound bad.

 

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As a lover of vinegar chips, wasabi sounds great. You probably can't eat a whole lot of them, but they'd be a tasty accompaniment to certain lunches.

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Two new to China and being promoted in my local supermarkets.

 

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Hero Salted Egg Yolk Flavour

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Young Monster Durian Flavour

 

I surrender.

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33 minutes ago, liuzhou said:

Two new to China and being promoted in my local supermarkets.

 

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Hero Salted Egg Yolk Flavour

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Young Monster Durian Flavour

 

I surrender.

 

Saltwd egg yolk as a flavour is usually yummy ... 

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3 minutes ago, Duvel said:

 

Saltwd egg yolk as a flavour is usually yummy ... 

 

Yes. In salted eggs.

 

I bet they taste nothing like salted eggs.

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1 minute ago, liuzhou said:

 

Yes. In salted eggs.

 

I bet they taste nothing like salted eggs.

 

Salted egg yolk flavoured fried fish skin is THE hot item in Hong Kong right now. Most of them are quite good, also itheir potato cousins. Freeze dried egg yolk powder is not expensive ...

 

There is only one way to find out, @liuzhou ...

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New one here in Hong Kong: CoCo House curry - this one is FANTASTIC !!!

 

 

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