The Humble Potato
The simple chip can be served thick or thin, curly or crinkly. And no pie, battered hake, burger – or steak – is complete without it. If that fillet could speak, it would say: “You complete me”.
Like macaroni and cheese, bacon and eggs; so too steak and chips…
The potato is the world’s fourth largest food crop, and the Incas were the first to farm potatoes even before baby Jesus was born. True story. Well, the potato one at least. Modern day French fries were introduced to the US when President Thomas Jefferson served them in the White House. Apparently.
The secret to make great chips?