Worlds largest potato "crisp" Pringles - Blackfoot, Idaho
N 43° 11.380 W 112° 20.627
12T E 390807 N 4782753
Quick Description: Located in the Potato Museum on 130 North West Main the potato crisp is on displayed inside. Way to go Pringles!
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 6/18/2011 8:05:24 AM
Waymark Code: WMBRTT
The display plaque reads:
The Guinness Book of World Records qualifies this as the world's larges potato "crisp". The oddity was made by a team of food engineers employed by Proctor & Gamble, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 3, 1991.
The crisp measures 25 by 14 inches and weights 5.4 oz. It contains 920 calories, the equivalent of 80 regular Pringle's potato crisps.
A potato crisp are made from processed dehydrated potatoes. The crisp is formed by food processing machines. Potato "chips" are thinly sliced fresh potatoes crisply fried in vegetable oil.