Corn chip

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Corn chips are a snack food made from cornmeal fried in oil or baked, usually in the shape of a small noodle or scoop.wikipedia
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Fritos

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In the US, Fritos is one of the oldest and most widely recognized brands of corn chips.
Fritos is a brand of corn chips and dipping sauces created in 1932 by Charles Elmer Doolin and produced since 1959 by the Frito-Lay division of PepsiCo.

Snack

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Corn chips are a snack food made from cornmeal fried in oil or baked, usually in the shape of a small noodle or scoop.

Tortilla chip

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While corn chips and tortilla chips are both made from corn, the corn in tortilla chips is subjected to the nixtamalization process, resulting in a milder flavor and aroma, and a less rigid texture.
Their popularity outside of California saw a steady rise in the late 1970s when they began to compete with corn chips, the dipping chip of choice during the first three quarters of the 20th century.

Frito pie

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In the Southwestern US, a popular dish, Frito pie, is made with corn chips and chili.
Frito pie is a dish popular in the Southern, Midwestern, and Southwestern United States, whose basic ingredients are chili, cheese, and corn chips (especially Fritos).

Nixtamalization

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While corn chips and tortilla chips are both made from corn, the corn in tortilla chips is subjected to the nixtamalization process, resulting in a milder flavor and aroma, and a less rigid texture.
These benefits make nixtamalization a crucial preliminary step for further processing of maize into food products, and the process is employed using both traditional and industrial methods, in the production of tortillas and tortilla chips (but not corn chips), tamales, hominy, and many other items.

Cornmeal

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Corn chips are a snack food made from cornmeal fried in oil or baked, usually in the shape of a small noodle or scoop.

Chips and dip

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Chips used include potato chips, tortilla chips, corn chips, bean chips, vegetable chips, pita chips, plantain chips and others.

Frito-Lay

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Frito-Lay, Inc. is an American subsidiary of PepsiCo that manufactures, markets, and sells corn chips, potato chips, and other snack foods.

Axium Foods

Axium Foods, Inc. -- a division of McCleary, Inc. -- is a manufacturer of corn-based snack products, including plain and flavored tortilla chips, corn chips, puffed cheese snacks and crunchy cheese snacks.

Seven-layer dip

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Originally served with corn chips, Tex-Mex Dip is now served most often with tortilla chips.

Chili con carne

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In the Southwestern US, a popular dish, Frito pie, is made with corn chips and chili.
The dish may be served with toppings or accompaniments; grated cheese, diced onions, and sour cream are common toppings, as are saltine crackers, tortilla chips or corn chips, cornbread, rolled-up corn or flour tortillas, and pork tamales.

Salt

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Corn chips have the strong aroma and flavor of roasted corn, and are often heavily seasoned with salt.

United States

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In the US, Fritos is one of the oldest and most widely recognized brands of corn chips. In the Southwestern US, a popular dish, Frito pie, is made with corn chips and chili.

Maize

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While corn chips and tortilla chips are both made from corn, the corn in tortilla chips is subjected to the nixtamalization process, resulting in a milder flavor and aroma, and a less rigid texture.

Dipping sauce

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Corn chips are usually eaten alone or with a chip dip.

Frito Bandito

The Frito Bandito was the cartoon mascot for Fritos corn chips from 1967 to 1971.

Frito-Lay Canada

Frito-Lay Canada, Inc.; formerly the Hostess Frito-Lay Company (La Societe Hostess Frito-Lay) is a Canadian division of the U.S.-based Frito-Lay owned as a subsidiary of PepsiCo that manufactures, markets and sells corn chips, potato chips and other snack foods.

Cheez Whiz

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Orange in color, it usually comes in a glass jar and is used as a topping for cheesesteaks, corn chips, hot dogs and other foods.

Petro's Chili & Chips

Joe and Carol Schoentrup, a married couple from Spokane, Washington, operated a food concession at the fair that served a combination of chili and corn chips that they dubbed the "Petro", a name derived from "petroleum" to honor the energy theme of the 1982 World's Fair.

Dent corn

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Dent corn is the variety used in food manufacturing as the base ingredient for cornmeal flour (used in the baking of cornbread), corn chips, tortillas, and taco shells.

Snack bar

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Besides soft drinks, candies and chewing gum, some snack bars sell hot dogs, hamburgers, french fries, potato chips, corn chips and other foods.