What are British people’s favorite snacks? Of course it’s potato chips. There are many different kinds of potato chips in every supermarket of UK. Of course, these potato chip brands have their own professional potato chip processing plant. Britain has published a Middle Class Living Handbook, which also classifies potato chips into social classes. It is said that which kind of potato chips you like to eat represents the social class you come from.
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The potato chip at the top of the pyramid is Pipers, known as the middle class favorite chips. Pipers potato chips taste is very good. Although they only have eight flavors, each flavor has won the Gold Great Taste Award. If you want to eat Pipers, you can only buy them in some pub, hotel, museum and gymnasium.
Burts potato chips come from Devon, the southern agricultural county of the United Kingdom. It was established 15 years ago. At the beginning, only one person was in charge of potato chips, which has now been sold to 25 countries around the world. Burts specializes in high-quality and fresh raw materials without any artificial additives. Burts potato chips have some very special flavors, such as: firecraker lobster, pesto (pepper paste), sea salts and crushed peppercorn. In addition, the traditional cheese & onion in their brand is called vintage cheddar & spring onion.
Tyrrels potato chips are very well-known. Their potato chip processing plant is located in the countryside of Herefordshire. They only buy potatoes from local farmers. The potatoes they use are Lady Rosetta and Lady Claire. The potato chips made by them also contain no artificial additives, and are known as gluten-free, low-sugar and low-fat.
Tyrrells have many flavors such as the vegetable series that is specially prepared for vegetarians. There are many unique flavors including Ludlow Sausage & Mustard, Honey Roast Ham & Cranberry, English Summer Barbecue, Beetroot, Parsnip & Carrot Crisps with a pinch of Sea Salt, Orange Sweet Potato, Golden Beetroot, Carrot & Parsnip Crisps
Kettle was founded in the United States in 1982. It entered the British market in 1987. In 1993, they opened Norwich in a potato chip processing plant. In 1997, they created the classic taste, that is, Sea Salt & Balsamic Vinegar flavor. In 1999, they got the Great Taste Awards.
The most common potato chips brand is Walkers. They also claim to be the favorite potato chips band of the British! Its sales is huge. Walkers was founded in Leicester in 1948. It is now acquired by Pepsico, just like Lay ’s.