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Discussion in 'Weight Watchers - ProPoints Queries' started by blonde_sue, 24 August 2011 Social URL.

  1. blonde_sue

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    Hi I'm just wondering are homemade chips a lot better in points?
    I'm confused on to how to point them.. do I have to weigh after cooking as they are baked? Or are they less points then baked potatoes?
    I use the free spray oil

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    I find yes. I weigh them before and go on the 50g = 1pp rule. And for a guide- from what I've found, 100g oven chips usually 3pp, 100g southern fries 8pp, 100g beer battered chips (my favourites) also 8pp.
     
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    thanks hun, so making your own are slightly lower :)
     
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    Yep plus I find they taste better and don't leave me wanting more of them :)
     
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    Yeah I really like them too :) I leave the skins on is that extra?
     
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    No, as far as I'm aware that's included in the 50g :) I always leave the skins on mine.
     
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