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Were potato chips really invented by an angry chef?

and other questions about food

by Deborah Kops

  • 63 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Lerner Publications in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food,
  • Miscellanea,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 39) and index.

    Statementby Deborah Kops ; illustration by Colins W. Thompson..
    SeriesIs that a fact?
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTX355 .K675 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24902713M
    ISBN 109780761360995
    LC Control Number2010027976


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I am not sure who really inveted it as we have been having potato chips produced at home by mother who learnt from her mother for sveral decades but google says the following: The potato chip was invented in by George Crum.

Crum was a Native. Eventually, the chips were mass-produced for home consumption, but since they were stored in barrels or tins, they quickly went stale. Then, in the s, Laura Scudder invented the airtight bag by ironing together two pieces of waxed paper, thus keeping the chips fresh longer.

Today, chips are packaged in plastic or foil bags or cardboard. Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food. Shelving menu. Shelve Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food. Want to Read; Currently Reading; Read; Add New Shelf; Done.

Shelving menu. Want to Read; Currently Reading; This book explores whether there's a. I assume that you mean potato chips. It was in a large hotel in Saratoga, New York which in the latter part of the 19th century was a very social place to do summer vacations.

Someone —- evidently a male guest at the hotel requested thinly sliced. Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food Deborah Kops. Deborah Kops began writing in the fourth grade, when a wonderful teacher, Mrs.

Silvers, encouraged the class to make up lots of stories. She has written more than twenty books for children and young adults, including a biography of Abraham Lincoln and Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef. and Other Questions about Food.

Before becoming a children’s book writer, she edited. You can thank one picky, dissatisfied customer in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., for the invention of this glorious snack food. Inafter a customer repeatedly sent his order of fried potatoes back to the waiter, complaining that they were too soggy and thick, the New York restaurant's chef George Crum was fed up, and so he took the request for a thinner potato quite literally -- cutting the Author: Catherine Taibi.

Once the mechanical potato peeler was invented, production of potato chips not only became easier, but more popular. Small manufacturers from Ohio to California began producing potato chips between and Today, potato chips are available with seasonings ranging from barbeque to salt and vinegar.

More editions of Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food (Is That a Fact?): Were Potato Chips Really Invented by an Angry Chef?: And Other Questions about Food (Is That a Fact?): ISBN () Lerner Publications â„¢,   Eventually, potato chips spread beyond chef-cooked restaurant fare and began to be mass produced for home consumption; Dayton, Ohio-based Mike-sell’s Potato Chip Company, founded incalls itself the “oldest potato chip company in the United States.” Before the airtight sealed bag was developed, chips were stored in barrels or tins.

Potato Chips were invented in by a man named George Crum at Moon's Lake House resort in Saratoga, New York State. He sliced potatoes thinly, fried them up and served them to the guests at the resort. They were a hit. He called them "potato crunches" at first, but people began referring to them as "Saratoga Chips".

The prevailing story of the origin of the potato chip starts in Saratoga Springs, New York, a historically affluent and resort community. It waseight years before the beginning of the Civil.

Potato chips originated in New England as one man's variation on the French-fried potato, and their production was the result not of a sudden stroke of culinary invention but of a fit of pique. In the summer ofAmerican Indian George Crum was employed as a. Another version of how the potato chip was invented is while Speck and his sister, serving as a line cook, were preparing a meal, she accidentally knocked a thin slice of potato into oil.

After tasting the culinary mistake, Speck allegedly said that the mistake was tasty and he would be serving the chips regularly. The Ur-chip, of course, is the potato chip, invented in the s at the fancy-pants summer resort town of Saratoga Spring, NY, by an irascible old cook named George Crum.

Potato chips were invented by Michael in discussion with the founder of New yellow and black Era brand potato chips in the large round can at the Belle Isle bridge approach in detroit mich. in the late s. The potato chip was invented in by George Crum. Crum was a Native American/African American chef at the Moon Lake Lodge resort in Saratoga Springs, New York, USA.

French fries were popular at the restaurant and one day a diner complained that the fries were too thick. George Speck (also known as George Crum; (J [citation needed] – J ) was an American chef.

He worked as a hunter, guide, and cook in the Adirondack mountains, and became renowned for his culinary skills after being hired at Moon’s Lake House on Saratoga Lake, near Saratoga Springs, New : George Speck, JSaratoga County. has written a book about grocery shopping.

He had requested a quote from me about about chips -- their place in snack history, their popularity, etc. I had provided him with a quote that I will disclose once his book is published. Here is that quote. "Potato chips are more American than apple pie.

(“Saratoga Chips” was even a relatively common name for potato chips up until around the midth century). But it seems the potato chip was invented earlier in the 19th century in Europe, and possibly before. After all, potatoes were a very common food (often fried) throughout the UK, France, and Belgium particularly.

It’s hard to. Prior to this bag potato chips were dispensed in bulk from barrels or glass display cases. This bag made customer self-service possible. Around this time also, cellophane and later glassine packaging also expanded the market for potato chips.

* Still in business, perhaps under a changed but related name and/or ownership. Mass production of potato chips began in 20th century. The first potato chips factory in United States was Leominster Potato Chip Company opened in in Leominster, Massachusetts. After that Mike-sell's Potato Chip Company opened in in Dayton, Ohio.

Potato chips were sold at first in tins and from storefront glass bins. Back Story: Potato Chips Were Invented By A Black Man By Accident Crum was a Native American/African American chef at the Moon Lake Lodge resort in Saratoga Springs, New York. French fries were popular at the restaurant during that time, and one.

It was at this point that fate stepped in because, much to Crum’s surprise, the dish ended up being a hit with the patron and thus a new snack was born. The chips became incredibly popular and were subsequently known as ‘Saratoga chips’ or ‘potato crunches’ before eventually being universally recognized as potato chips.

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