Walkers is one of the leading manufactures of crisps (chips) in England with a 47% marketing share. Their plant in Leicester is one of the largest crisps production facilities in the world and they produce 11 million bags of crisps per day! Although Walkers is owned by parent company PepsiCo who also owns Lays, this brand is distinctly British. Their ingredients come from the UK and they us British Potatoes, to be precise, 800 tons of potatoes a day.
Walkers of England produces many varieties of crisps flavors. Today we are reviewing Cheese & Onion Crisps by Walkers. Our sample comes in a blue bag and reads “Unmistakably Cheese & Onion with Cheddar from Somerset.” Above the text a there are a few crisps with a potato shaped to look like the Union Jack (British Flag) with the words “Home Grown” stamped into the potato. Of course, the bag also has the distinct red and yellow Walkers logo. Now on to the review!
World of Snacks will offer Cheese & Onion Crisps by Walkers for sale in the US and shipped globally starting January 1st. If you’d like to be notified of the launch of our store and be included on special offers be sure to leave your details to the right. Also if their are snacks you are searching for other than British Snacks, vote for them here and we will do our best to stock them. Check back tomorrow as we continue our culinary journey through England.
01/01/2014 UPDATE: Walkers Cheese & Onion are now available to purchase online in our international store.
The Snack Blog
Follow along as we explore cookies, cakes, candies, chips, crackers, and nuts from all across the world. Many of the international snacks that we highlight will be offered in our store over the course of the next year. We currently offer British Snacks, American Snacks, German Snacks, Mexican Snacks, Filipino Snacks, Japanese Kit Kats, Pakistani Snacks, Italian Snacks, & Korean Snacks. Each month this year we will add a new country and their best snacks inventory.