CHIPCIPES - THE ART OF COOKING WITH POTATO CHIPS!
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My latest exhibit at The Saratoga County history Center
|Saratoga County History Center|
Potato chip exhibit to open Saturday
BALLSTON SPA — “In the Saratoga Style: Potato Chips and Their Regional Folklore” opens Saturday at Brookside Museum, Saratoga County History Center, 6 Charlton St. The exhibit, which will be on display through Dec. 31, explores the many stories that have claimed to explain the story behind the snack, from disgruntled customers to kitchen mishaps.
The use of the “Saratoga” name to nationally market potato chips is seen through the expansive collection of famed local expert Alan Richer, known as “The Toga Chip Guy.”
The exhibit is open to the public 1 to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. For more information,
go to https://brooksidemuseum.org.
I have recently been featured in twi Times Union Articles
Please read the articles by clicking the links below!
Article 1 - Vanderbilt helped invent the chip in Saratoga?
Likely a salty myth
Article 2 - Toga Chip Guy makes a second showing on History Channel
Please read the article in Saratoga Today that features, your's truly, The Toga Chip Guy!
Listen to my recent interview on Heart Radio.
Listen To The New History Channel Podcast
After appearing in several episodes of The History Channel's Series "The Food That Built America", I have now been prominently featured in an associated podcast.
Please visit The ACast Site to listen!
Please read my recent interview with Julia Dunn on CBS 6.
Read The Article About Me In Saratoga Today Entitled "Who: Alan Richer, The Toga Chip Guy"
This article was just published today, April 2nd, It starts on Page 3.
Click here to read!
Watch the latest episode of the History Channel's "The FoodThat Built America "that aired on Natational Potato Chip Day, March 14. Featuring the history of Herman Lay and then rival Fritos!
Click here to watch
John Karolefski, author of the blog Grocery Stories at:
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. Compare the shelf space allotted to potato chips and apple pie in your local grocery store"
On Novemeber 19th 2019, I spoke to the New York Capital Region Elfuns Club at the Hilton Garden Inn in Clifton Park NY, on the History of the Potato Chip.
The club consists of mostly retired General Electric employees.
The Toga Chip Guy Is On The Air!
I have been interviewed about the history of the potato chip by a California based radio station, Yesterday USA Radio Networks, at 10:30pm New York time on Saturday, September 14th.
Welcome to the Chip Nostalgia “CHIPCIPES” section of our site. Here you will find lots of historical references to great meal recipes that highlight potato chips!
4 Unique Chips and Dips From Around the World
Chips and dip are staples of any gathering or sporting event. Some decide to keep it simple by popping open a jar of chunky salsa. Others choose to go all-in with a seven-layer masterpiece. Either way, people all over the world enjoy dunking crispy treats. Here are four unique chips and dips from around the world for you to try at your next party to wow your friends.
Crispy Garlic Dip
Lotus Root Chips with Shichimi Togarashi
Ultimate Dorito Taco Salad Recipe - A Spicy Perspective
Ultimate Dorito Taco Salad Recipe
prep time: 10 MINUTEScook time: 15 MINUTEStotal time: 25 MINUTES
Ultimate Dorito Taco Salad Recipe: An All-American version of a classic taco salad with layers and layers of texture and zesty flavor.
Have you ever found yourself leaving the office with a box of leftover doughnuts? You could just eat those doughnuts for breakfast tomorrow, sure, but you could also turn them into doughnut chips. And then cover those chips in three unique dipping sauces. Yeah, that sounds better.
Lotus Root Chips with Shichimi Togarashi
BY: TATIANA BAUTISTA
Lotus root chips are an easy homemade snack that’s incredibly rewarding. Shichimi togarashi (ground red chile pepper, sansho, roasted orange peel, black sesame, white sesame, hemp seed, ground ginger, and dried seaweed) adds a nice kick of spice and umami, but garlic or curry powder would also be great substitutes.
Misc Recipes From Potato Chipper Magazine
1951 Chipper Recipes
1972 Chipper Recipes
1971 Chipper Recipes
1970 Chipper Recipes
1969 Chipper Recipes
1968 Chipper Recipes
1967 Chipper Recipes
1966 Chipper Recipes
1965 Chipper Recipes
1964 Chipper Recipes
1963 Chipper Recipes
1962 Chipper Recipes
1961 Chipper Recipes
1960 Chipper Recipes
1959 Chipper Recipes
1953 Chipper Recipes
HERE ARE SOME RECIPES YOU WILL ALSO FIND ON OUR BLOG!
CHIPS AT DINNER!
CHIPS WITH DIPS!
CHIPPER MAGAZINE COOK OFF RECIPE!
Potato Chipper Feb., 1965
DIET CHIPS & RECIPES
Potato Chipper May, 1959
EARLY STARATOGA CHIP RECIPE FOUND!
Potato Chipper Feb. 1964
Philadelphia Cream Cheese Ad with a great dip recipe!
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