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Snacks Homemade syn-free chips!

Discussion in 'Slimming World Recipes' started by beatyourgreens, 8 October 2010 Social URL.

  1. beatyourgreens

    beatyourgreens Member

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    My housemate (who is also on SW plan) brought back a very funny looking contraption today, which is actually a crisp maker!

    Bit of a faff to use, ( you have to dice the potatos up finely with this dicer thing, and then place them on a disk which holds the potatoes vertically -allowing them to cook all over). You put a little salt on, and blast them in the microwave for afew mins..and TA-DA! Syn free crisps.

    I was skeptical but they're almost like Kettle chips..all crunchy and yummy!

    We have a Xmas party at SW next week so going to take some of them to impress the ladies!

    My housemate got hers from Toys 'r' us I think (it's a kids crisps maker!!) but she said you can get them off ebay? Just thought i'd share the knowledge!

    * uh oh, could a mod edit this for me? i mean't crisps not chips! i've gone all american!
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  3. flopsie

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    Hi they are yummy, used to do them alot.

    But i'm not sure they are free ??? as you are cooking them until they are dry. If you know what i mean ??
    We were told a few would be ok, but you may need to syn them !

    I could be wrong lol ;)
  4. *honey

    *honey Silver Member

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    Yeah there is a bit of a debate on the 'freeness' of crisps. I do make them occasionally, and dont syn them. but if you were making them daily say and in a high quantity, you may find your losses turn into gains!.
    Think it comes under the topic of 'food abuse'
    the same way they now say couscous on a green day should be synned when making couscous cake, as its very easy to overeat as a cake.

    But they are yummy - As are parsnip crisps :)
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