Most Fattening Super Bowl Potato Chips

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Potato Chips might as well be the official snack food of almost all occasions in the USA. According to The Daily Beast, nearly 46 million pounds of potato chips will be consumed during the Super Bowl this year! Outrageous, yet easy to believe.

Although some companies have tried to make chips low calorie, they still aren’t the healthiest snacks to munch on.

For all those men and women out there who are trying to hold on to what little of your New Year’s resolution you have left, here are the top 5 chip bags you should avoid on Sunday (or really any other day). 

5.

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Miss Vickie’s Sea Salt & Vinegar Potato Chips

Serving size: 1 package (snack size)

Calories: 210

Fat (g): 12   Sodium (mg): 230

4.

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Herr’s Creamy Dill Pickle Potato Chips

Serving size: 19 chips

Calories: 220

Fat (g): 12     Sodium (mg): 450

3.

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Miss Vickie’s Simply Sea Salt Potato Chips

Serving size: 1 package (snack size)

Calories:  310

Fat (g): 18    Sodium (mg): 180

2.

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Miss Vickie’s Jalapeno Potato Chips

Serving size: 1 package (snack size)

Calories: 300

Fat (g):  17  Sodium (mg): 260

1.

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Herr’s Fireman’s BBQ Chicken Potato Chips

Serving size: 1 oz

Calories: 270

Fat (g): 16    Sodium (mg): 750

 

I was a little surprised to find some of these brands make the top 5 worst chips over some more popular brands like Lay’s and Cape Cod. I guess that’s a good thing. Thoughts?

To view the complete list of the top 15 worst potato chips click here.

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One comment

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